I've been very hesitant to write or post anything this week, because I've become very dejected with the current political climate. I mean, I still believe what I believe, and I want to continue to speak out about it. But I keep hearing on TV and radio (I should probably turn those off) about all … Continue reading DON’T GIVE UP


My plan, today, was to write about how important laughter has been in our lives when it came to my stroke recovery. I've also recently been having back and spine issues as a result of a fall while doing some prison ministry about a week-and-a-half ago. Laughter has been a big part of my recovery … Continue reading LAUGH TO LIFT YOURSELF UP – JOYCE MEYER

2019: The Post-Christian Era? – BeautyBeyondBones

I am putting this article on my blog, because it gives some insight into a generational trend that she calls "sobering."  Luego...   Are we living in a post Christian era? From the looks of dating apps, it sure looks like it! This interesting look at dating in NYC shows that when it comes to … Continue reading 2019: The Post-Christian Era? – BeautyBeyondBones

Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning – Soundings Online

Summer is here!  Yay!!!  Finally! Those much-anticipated summer vacations are getting closer as we watch the calendar day by day. And many of us will be spending time at the beach. I thought this blog article that my wife posted on Facebook was really good.  It's informative and timely.  I hope you'll agree. Here's the … Continue reading Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning – Soundings Online


I love this hymn. It's one of my all-time favorites. I also enjoy learning the background stories of some of my favorite things. Recently, my dad gave me a book about the history of some of our most common hymns. I was reading about this hymn, and then I googled the same topic. I discovered … Continue reading THE HISTORY OF THE HYMN, “HIS EYE IS ON THE SPARROW”


Good morning, frogs!  Well, it was Easter Sunday yesterday.  Resurrection Sunday is arguably the single biggest holiday in all of Christendom.  I trust that all of you had a great celebration of our resurrected lord. I have attached a Facebook post that Jim Petrey, a long-time friend of mine, posted yesterday.  He is talking about … Continue reading RESURRECTION SUNDAY


Good morning! This is an article that I wrote a while back and published on a different blog. I was reading it again this morning and found out I never put it on this blog. It spoke to me, so I'm putting it on here. I hope it speaks to you, too. When attempting to … Continue reading BEARING FRUIT