The Light of Life

The Light of Life

It was too hot to sleep, so my dear wife got up and went to the kitchen of our short-term mission home to get some ice. When she turned on the lights, the floor was moving—cockroaches, lots of cockroaches, scurrying to hide. Light exposes what is in the dark. In God’s...
The Greatest Gift

The Greatest Gift

When I was a teenager my Grandmother gave me a 1/16th scale toy tractor that had been completely refurbished for Christmas. I no longer played with toys, but this was one I had played with often while visiting my grandparents. It was personal, priceless (costly), and...
Remember Joy

Remember Joy

JOY is one of those words we associate with Christmas time, but life’s circumstances often force us into less than joyful moods. We all at times experience the burden of illness, the shock of tragedy, or the pain of losing something or someone dear. This is the...
The Perfect Gift

The Perfect Gift

How’s your stress level? Does the thought of Christmas bring peace or panic into your spirit? Unfortunately, the advent of Advent causes many of us anxiety. We have parties to attend, programs to go to, preparations to make, and the daunting pursuit of the...