All Depends on the Vine

All Depends on the Vine

Years ago at my first church, I had an elderly deacon who loved to graft different types of trees together. It was amazing how he could take a branch from one type of fruit tree and get the tree to accept it and produce fruit. I always enjoyed going by his farm and...
Humpty Dumpty Sat on the Wall

Humpty Dumpty Sat on the Wall

“Humpty Dumpty sat on the wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king’s horses and all the king’s men couldn’t put Humpty back together again”. Sound familiar? Not sure if they still teach that nursery rhyme to children anymore,...
Not My Fault

Not My Fault

Charles Sykes recounts the following stories– An FBI agent who was fired for embezzling and lost his ill-gotten gains through gambling losses, was later reinstated because his love of money was judged to be the sort of “handicap” against which...
Debt Free

Debt Free

Debt free–imagine no mortgage, no car note, no credit card bills, not one red cent of debt. I was reading about the second couple to come forth and claim their “millions” from winning the billion dollar lottery last month. Of course they were saying...
On This Day

On This Day

Good morning, Let me start with asking you to be in prayer for a few families. First Bobby Smith and his family. Bobby and Cindy were long time members here and just recently moved to the Pigeon Forge area of Tennessee. He called me last night with the unexpected news...