A VISIT AT THE GRAVESIDE

I go there every week or so, make sure everything is in order at the spot we picked some years ago, check the flowers and replace them if necessary. I do not spend a lot time there, but I usually shed a few tears and leave, saying as I depart: “See you soon Honey!” IContinue reading “A VISIT AT THE GRAVESIDE”

DEATH

“Jesus answered and said to him, ‘Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.’” John 3:3 That word brings back all types of memories for a preacher, from the first funeral of the youngest person, or the suicides, or the teenagers, or that of your closest friends… evenContinue reading “DEATH”

HOW SHALL WE ESCAPE?

“Therefore we must give the more earnest heed to the things we have heard, lest we drift away.” Hebrews 2:1 The question above naturally prods the mind into multiple ideas about entrapment of an animal, the imprisonment of a person, and imagining a host of other things that speak to that issue. In the context ofContinue reading “HOW SHALL WE ESCAPE?”