God’s Benefits

I confess I do not always wake up with a shout of joy as I stumble towards the coffee maker. Today with just a few hours of sleep before we get on the plane is no exception. But as we come to the end of our two week stay with family I am overwhelmed with…

Packing a Suitcase For Heaven

Cast your burden on the Lord , and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved.Psalms 55:22 ESV Some burdens feel like an overweight suitcase dragging behind us as we run through the airport of life.  But God promises us that if we ask Him, He will carry it for…

A Holy Land Tour

Though my wife and I have been blessed to travel a bit when we were younger, we have always wanted to see the Holy Land. These days most of our traveling outside of going to church revolves around the doctor, the gym and the grocery store and I am wondering if we will ever see…

The days of Noah

Just as it was in the days of Noah, so will it be in the days of the Son of Man. Luke 17:26 Last week we traveled down to Williamstown Kentucky to celebrate our 45th anniversary and to see the Ark Encounter. It was a pretty amazing experience and I wish we had planned an…

Windows on the World

“You know what the three most exciting sounds in the world are?… Anchor chains, plane motors and train whistles!” George Bailey from – “It’s a Wonderful Life” What is that fearful excited mix that churns our stomachs when we peer out windows to a plane, head up the gangway to a boat or step onto…