Jusat a Thought 11/23/2016

In 1636, amid the darkness of the Thirty Years’ War, a German Pastor, Martin Rinkart, is said to have buried 5000 of his parishioners in one year, an average of fifteen a day!  His parish was ravaged by war, death and economic disaster.  In the midst of that time,...

Just a Thought 11/22/2016

Three Questions to Get You Ready for the Thanksgiving Holiday What’s Thanksgiving Without Turkey?? Ninety-six percent of Americans eat turkey at some point during the holidays, with many of us eating turkey for our main Thanksgiving dinner.   Roughly 18 percent of the...

Just a Thought 11/18/2016

It’s hard to believe but a week from today we will be enjoying our leftover turkey and stuffing and settling in for a day of football, Black Friday shopping or whatever else it is that you do on the day after Thanksgiving.  There was a mother a few years back who made...

Just a Thought 11/16/2016

Sometime back I came across an article that declared it had the answers to “the biggest problems” in Christian churches.  It defined those problems as uncertainty, identity, passivity, and apathy.  Out of curiosity I did a google search to see what other folks thought...

Just a Thought 11/14/2016

An Important (Free) Resource for Your Study of the Bible You may not be aware of the www.biblegateway.com website, but it is one of the best digital resources for Bible study that you can find.  The basic website is what I would describe as a digital concordance –...