The Best Assignment

The average citizen, thinks we are wasting money. While that is true, I think the bigger issue goes back to the ways we treat each other. 13 If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. 2 If I have the gift …

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An October East Texas Ride

The drive was nice. It was a diversion. There is one thing that I can always do, and I should always see that one thing through. 15 He is the image of the invisible God,the firstborn over all creation.16 For everything was created by Him,in heaven and on earth,the visible and the invisible,whether thrones or dominionsor rulers …

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Joy in a Simple Hamburger -Copenhagen, Denmark

And I will restore your judges as at the first, and your counselors as at the beginning. Afterward you shall be called the city of righteousness, the faithful city.” (Isaiah 1:26, English Standard Version). I have been to many cities in my life. Some I have really liked, some not so much. I spent six …

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The Beauty of God’s Work

From the rising of the sun to where it sets,    God, the Lord God, speaks,        calling out to the earth.2 From Zion, perfect in beauty,    God shines brightly. (Psalm 50:1-2, Common English Bible) I can't speak for everyone and I know without a second thought that it isn't true for everyone but I can say for me, I am so tired …

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You’re Supposed to Share

Today was the final sermon in our series "Four Parables." We finished up with "The Parable of the Bridesmaids." We will begin a new series for Thanksgiving next Sunday. I hope you will join us live at 1025 Durst Street in Nacogdoches, TX or online live at https://www.facebook.com/groups/68531799825. Several places, including the above link will …

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Water

If you have read the blog this week, I have spent some time talking about water. This week's poem (I doubt it will become a song as it is too long for a song and I don't know what should come out and what I should try. Perhaps I haven't let it percolate (as a …

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Silence, Be Still???

Picture taken from the signal bridge of the USS Mt. Whitney, somewhere in the North Sea circa 1978 35 Later that day, when evening came, Jesus said to them, “Let’s cross over to the other side of the lake.” 36 They left the crowd and took him in the boat just as he was. Other boats followed along. 37 Gale-force …

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