He Hit Me

He Hit Me

I had three other pastors in my car when we came to a bridge crossing. They were repairing one lane of the bridge so there was a traffic light at each end of the bridge to let cars go through one lane at a time. Our light was red and I stopped waiting for the light to...
Encourage another – Give them a higher mark

Encourage another – Give them a higher mark

First – before I forget, I want to invite our men to join us in prayer tomorrow morning. We meet at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday in the North Lobby. There is no agenda, except to pray together, and men leave whenever needed to make it to work on time. I read the...
Country of the Blind

Country of the Blind

As a kid one of my favorite movies was H.G. Wells’ “War of the Worlds”. Wells wrote that novel as well as “Time Machine” and “The Invisible Man”. He was a master of fiction that contained a truth. This morning I discovered...
Don’t believe everything you think

Don’t believe everything you think

During the message last Sunday I quoted Andy Stanley’s statement “Don’t believe everything you think”. As I thought about that statement I wondered where this whole idea we have that what “we” think is always right. I thought back...
A 1948 Indian Chief and you being better than new

A 1948 Indian Chief and you being better than new

In the local paper this morning there was an article about P.J. Abbott who restores old motorcycles.  His latest project was restoring a 1948 Indian Chief motorcycle he purchased from a seller in PA and has spent the last five years rebuilding and restoring back to...
Who Were They?

Who Were They?

As the story continues to unfold from Las Vegas, we are being introduced to those whose lives were taken. They were nurses, doctors, teachers, secretaries, and workers in various industries. The fact is they were people just like you and me. They were people just like...