Our 2020 Christmas Village

And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn. Luke 2:7 No room at the inn when Jesus was born and in 2020 there will be no visitors in the no nursing home. No place…

Carrying Precious Seed

Psalm 126:6 He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him. The Bible nowhere promises that telling others about Jesus will always be easy, socially acceptable or applauded. In fact the early disciples were usually opposed, persecuted and in some cases imprisoned or even…

Impossible Mountains

And he dreamed and behold there was a ladder set up on the earth and the top of it reached to heaven. And behold the angels of God were ascending and descending on it. Genesis 28:12 ESV If you or a loved one have been living in long term care throughout this pandemic it might…

For One

Some years ago my friend Darryl suffered a major stroke. This was the worst in a series of strokes each leaving him weaker and so this time after a brief hospital stay, he was moved into a nursing home. At our church we often prayed for Darryl, but for me praying just wasn’t enough. I…

A Cup of Cold Water

It is hard to believe that we are almost 5 months since the nursing homes closed to visitors here. This short video series is all I can do for now to share the music that they love to hear. If you have an opportunity to share them with my friends I would be so grateful….