Waving goodbye, starting anew

Waving goodbye, starting anew

At first blush, commencement seems an odd term for the ceremony where diplomas are handed out to graduates of universities and colleges. It signifies ...

May 5th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


God has great adventures awaiting you

God has great adventures awaiting you

A 2016 Kia Sorento occupies a space in the garage of a person I know.Okay, okay, I know what you’re thinking: “Duh! That’s what all ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Only for ‘a little while’

Only for ‘a little while’

A long gaze backward over the ages that make up the whole of human history can only really result in one conclusion: that man’s heart condition ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


What does God want?

What does God want?

There are people who think that they could never be pleasing to God, feeling perhaps that they lack the ability to be that good. Others, believing tha...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Only thing worse than a thief…

Only thing worse than a thief…

Late Monday night or early Tuesday morning of this week, our church (Faith Baptist Church of Mason) was broken into and robbed by a thief or multiple ...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Three things to remember

Three things to remember

I recently was reading and came across an author’s suggestion for three things that we Christians should never forget. I thought they were so go...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Slip-sliding past the pain

Slip-sliding past the pain

Running through grandma’s side yard, the wet grass squashed between my toes, just before jumping onto the Slip N Slide is one of my favorite sum...

May 1st, 2017 |  


My adventures in recycling

My adventures in recycling

There was a time where I never would have been accused of being an environmentalist. In fact, I don’t think anyone thinks of me in that way at a...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Learn from God

Learn from God

Terry was in obvious labor with our first son, Ron, for 47 hours. Tensions ran high with both of us at King’s Daughter Hospital in Martinsburg, ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Meeting the requirements

Meeting the requirements

One of the great passages of the Old Testament (and when you consider that all Scripture is given to us by God, that is really saying something) is Mi...

April 27th, 2017 |