A couple years ago I wrote some Thanksgiving thoughts. I’ve reposted them here to help start your Thanksgiving Week. One thing I have observed in thirty years of ministry to people, some of whom have lived through the Great Depression or forded other deep, fast waters in life is this: Hard times can be good […]
The Firefly Principle is a powerful truth that every young person should learn. It is simple and it is life-changing. Here is the Firefly Principle: The darker the night the brighter the light shines. In our time a young person who learns basic manners and kindness is considered outstanding… This is a great opportunity.
Granville Cottage is for sale…
Lois, Hope and I spent the last weekend in July with the fine people of Bethel Church in Jackson, Michigan. They were in a search for a Lead Pastor. We were seeking the direction of the Lord for our future ministry. For the last few months we have been exploring the possibility of ministry together. […]
When I was about 19 years old I had a lot more hair than I had sense. I had so much to learn–still do. One night, in an up-stairs bedroom of an old farmhouse in Kansas, God taught me a very powerful lesson. It’s something I have never forgotten. Maybe it will help you. I […]
You need a place to be alone with the Lord. I learned this lesson when I was just a young boy…
Our Daughter-in-law, Daniel’s wife Katelynn wrote this on her Facebook Tuesday: Waylon Wesley Pierpont was welcomed to the world 6.6.17 at 9:41am weighing 9lbs 12oz. Measuring 20.5 inches long. He’s the most beautiful big ol baby boy I’ve ever laid eyes on. I can’t believe I get to be such a precious little human beings […]
Jesus said our words reveal the content of our hearts. I was teaching a small class one day when one of the ladies opened her heart in an unusual way and revealed a dark thought that lay in the bottom of her soul. It was troubling. She said; “When my husband left me I had […]
1. If you go to church you are going to be amazingly blessed by church people. 2. If you go to church you are also going to be deeply hurt by church people. 3. Sometimes the people who bless you are the same people who will hurt you. 4. Sometimes you will be both the […]
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