Tag Archive | Jesus

The Coal Basket Bible

The Coal Basket Bible The story is told of an old man who lived on a farm in the mountains of Kentucky with his young grandson. Each morning, Grandpa was up early sitting at the kitchen table reading from his old worn-out Bible. His grandson who wanted to be just like him tried to imitate […]

I Talk to Jesus Everyday

Wisdom from Facebook

I asked Pastor Duke a while back if it was OK if I shared some of his postings on Facebook and he said it was OK by him.     I’m glad because his postings are like gold and packed full of wisdom. Duke Hergatt Have ya noticed that “Good and evil often run on parallel tracks […]

Easter is Coming Up

Easter is coming up pretty soon (couple weeks). Everyone is buying eggs to color and hide and I kind of like that also; I remember an Easter egg hunt at my Grandma Knights Methodist church in Mascotte FL. What fun, what memories. Of course as an adult I now know the real significance of Easter […]

Daily Devotional from The Upper Room

I wish I were selfless enough to heed this call.  I’m too weak but I keep on thinking about it and praying. Today’s Devotional Following a series of major surgeries, my older brother, Lewis, reminded me that growing old “ain’t for weaklings.” Many of us will eventually have to deal with the struggles of aging. […]

Church Ramblings

I can’t help but to keeping comparing today’s church to the traditional church I grew up in. There is no pulpit at the front of the church, just a stage filled with musical instruments and the preacher stage on the stage or kind of wanders around. Speaking of the preacher they don’t wear the tradition […]

My Faith Journey – Oct 20, 2016

Forgive me if this is more rambling and not as structured as I would like it to be. I grew up in a Christian home and church was a big part of my life even though I did not appreciate it at the time.   As I’ve gotten older (ok. . . . downright old) I […]