Handling the Stresses of Life

Stress is a major topic right now.  Covid-19 has affected the education of our children. It has negatively impacted our economy.  It has crippled farmers and small businesses. It is exacerbated by the news and by social media and by our time of isolation from our “normal’ lifestyles. Obviously stress is as old as humanity…

Six Men Who Have Powerfully Impacted My Life

This time of the year is a special time for me to stop and think and reflect.  Over the last few days, I have especially been thankful for the men who have had the greatest influences in my life and ministry.  While there are many, six are quite prominent.  Here they are, listed in the…

A Story of Old Age, Answered Prayer, and a Soul Saved

It was almost 70 years ago that a young father tightly hugged his 3 year old daughter, walked away from a failed marriage, and never returned. Years later it would be discovered that he had moved to a far-away state for work and, although attempts were made to reconnect with his daughter, those attempts never…