Tip me over and pour me out

Tip me over and pour me out

I’m not sure why this little song has been playing in my mind today — maybe somebody needs to read what I’m going to write about thi...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Are you living for Jesus or for yourself?

Are you living for Jesus or for yourself?

“He has now reconciled you … in order to present you before God, holy and blameless and beyond reproach.” (Colossians 1:22 New Ameri...

May 12th, 2017 |  


You can’t have your cake and eat it too

You can’t have your cake and eat it too

I was waiting in line at the grocery store minding my own business, which is a full-time job these days. I have worked hard over the years to master t...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Groundbreaking celebration for new church facility

Groundbreaking celebration for new church facility

At 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 21 the community is invited to join the people of Plain City United Methodist Church for a groundbreaking celebration at thei...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Do you want to go to heaven?

Do you want to go to heaven?

I received a lot of feedback from last week’s article which I had entitled, ““There’s Nothing More That You Can Do.” And...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Mother said there’d be days like this

Mother said there’d be days like this

Mothers are the greatest dispensers of advice since God said, “Let there be light.”I distinctly remember my mother standing before me, wit...

May 5th, 2017 |  


So close — yet, so far away

So close — yet, so far away

We are almost a week removed from Resurrection Sunday, or as most refer to it, Easter. Only one week later and I would imagine that many people have a...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Life does have its compensations — occasionally

Life does have its compensations — occasionally

At times, it seems as if there is absolutely no justice in this world, and then something wonderful happens making up for almost everything. This past...

April 20th, 2017 |  


The resurrection and the life

The resurrection and the life

Jesus said in John 11:25-26 “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and bel...

April 14th, 2017 |  


The high cost of speaking your mind

The high cost of speaking your mind

One thing I have learned throughout my life is sometimes speaking your mind only gets a piece of somebody else’s mind and not the good piece.An ...

April 14th, 2017 |