Daniel (our sixth of eight) was on his way home from college. Most of the family was gathered for Christmas at Granville Cottage (our home) waiting to be together. We were in contact with him by phone. When he got within a few miles his brothers decided that they would go out and give him […]
A little John Sloane picture to give it a Christmas feel… Here is my Christmas message at Evangel the Sunday before Christmas. If you can, listen to it before Christmas. It comes from a deep place in my soul.
One of my duties this time of the year is to do program and concert “wrap-ups” …devotional messages at the conclusion of the Christmas events at Evangel. Last night was our annual Christmas concert. For the second year in a row I joined the Christmas Choir. When it was time for my little message I […]
Here is an audio version of this story if you would rather listen than read: https://kenpierpont.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/2015-12-13-Christmas-on-Francis-Street-Story-Podcast-38.mp3 Christmas of 1965 my Dad was not home. He was a world away in the jungles of Vietnam. I was seven. Mom was pregnant with my little brother Kevin. He would be born in March. My sister Melony was […]
Monday Lois, Hope and I made our trip out west toward Jackson to get our tree. We have a favorite farm out that way where we have gone for years. It was a beautiful winter day, sunny and unseasonably warm. We stopped for a late lunch at Grand Traverse Pie Company where I had a […]
We are only ten short days from Christmas. This weekend I preached at a Christmas Conference. I taught Scriptures and told stories to inspire people to make Christ widely known like the Shepherds did after they had witnessed the birth of Jesus. One of the stories I told I want to share with you today. […]