Christmas Memories and Priorities

Christmas Memories and Priorities

As I was visiting with one of our seniors and their family, I was noticing their Christmas tree. Of course there were lights and bows and different kinds of ornaments but the ornaments that stood out were the ones with the pictures of grandchildren when they were...
Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Well, I’ve learned something new today. I’ve gotten at least 5 emails from para-church groups advertising this as “Giving Tuesday”. I’ve never heard of this before and was intrigued. One ministry group was even bold enough to say its...
I wanna go back

I wanna go back

First let me do some recruiting. Our Central VA Christmas – “The Gift” – needs you to step in and help. We are in need of some folks to help us with this drama – with non-speaking parts. I need you to email Pastor Tim at tfus@hhbc.net or...
Living On Easy Street

Living On Easy Street

There was a phrase that I used to hear the “grown-ups” use when our families would get together that sounded like something I really wanted to achieve in my life. I’d hear them say, “That person is living on easy street”. Well as a kid I...
I’m a messed up human being

I’m a messed up human being

The article started with the words, “I’m a messed-up human being. I don’t mean I’m particularly deranged-just that I was born broken and have reached the plateau of adulthood carrying some flaws with me. The biggest flaw? I believe...
No room for honesty these days

No room for honesty these days

It seems with each new scandal, this simple question is asked, “Did you do . . .?” There are excuses, explanations and yet no honest answer. The powerful people and politicians usually have a spokesperson who tries to explain why they won’t answer...