My Saturday Evening Post | Operation Christmas Child & Advent

First, I pray you and yours had a magnificent time celebrating Thanksgiving this year. I know that our family enjoyed spending time together even though not everyone could be there to join in the celebrations. For many people, the holidays are a difficult time because they are alone. We pray for those of you who … Continue reading My Saturday Evening Post | Operation Christmas Child & Advent

My Monday Morning Cup | Sharing the Love of Jesus

A little longer and I'd have to call this post "My Monday AFTERNOON Cup. "Someone recently asked, “What’s the difference between a pastor and a chaplain? Aren’t they basically the same?” While they do share some similarities, they are also quite different. Gathered, Scattered, Unchurched, and Lost Pastors primarily shepherd the people inside the church---the … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | Sharing the Love of Jesus

My Monday Morning Cup | Lessons I Learned from my Dad

Several weeks ago when I traveled back to my hometown to visit Mom, I drove by my Dad’s old workplace. What I saw made my heart sink. The Marshall Pottery Plant #1 that once proudly churned out red clay pots had been reduced to a shell of sheet metal and rocky rubble. Having ceased operations … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | Lessons I Learned from my Dad