Category Archives: Children

Angel & Soccer Star

Shirley posted these two pictures several years ago as throw back pictures on Facebook and they popped up as a memory on Facebook the other day. I remember these pictures from a long time ago. I think this was one … Continue reading

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Those Crazy Teens

And this is His commandment, that we believe in the Name of His Son Jesus Christ and love one another, just as He has commanded us. 1 John 3:23 Seventeen-year-old Courtney Thorp goes to Shell Rock Senior High School in … Continue reading

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Looking Back – Leaning Forward

“No eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the human heart conceived, what God has prepared for those who love him.” – 1 Corinthians 2:6-13 A little while ago Shirley and I found and old box of pictures. It was almost … Continue reading

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Love Them No Matter What

“Train children in the right way, and when old, they will not stray.” – Proverbs 22:1-21 When reading the Bible, genre matters. If you don’t know what biblical prophecy’s about, you might think the book of Revelation is a prediction of future … Continue reading

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Standing on The Corner

(God said) “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red like crimson, they shall become like wool.” Isaiah 1:18b Oklahoma City’s eight-year-old Malachi Peterson is in trouble for many different reasons.  … Continue reading

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Am I Normal?

Rebekah called her younger son Jacob and said to him, “Your brother is consoling himself by planning to kill you… Flee at once to my brother Laban in Haran, and stay with him a while—until your brother’s anger against you … Continue reading

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Jesus Wept

“Jesus Wept!” I never thought I would hear what I heard on TV News tonight… not in North Carolina… Not in America. It seems that in Raleigh – our State capitol – it is against the law for churches to … Continue reading

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God Always Helps

Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through His grace, comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word. 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 … Continue reading

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Who is Raising Who?

Last night Shirley and I went to eat at Mimi’s at Friendly. They seated us back in the New Orleans section of the restaurant. The waitress had come and we had given our order. We were just sitting there having … Continue reading

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Come, Holy Spirit Prayer

Just in case you were unable to download the music for the prayer last night I wanted to share the words with you tonight. WOW, what a wonderful prayer for us all as we face each day. Come, Holy Spirit … Continue reading

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