From the time I started taking communion in third grade, I loved communion bread. To say loved might be an understatement, and in my household, that was not an uncommon thought. My sister and I had this tendency of asking for our mother to bake communion bread for all of the major […]

Dear Katie, While I write this, you only have 5 months left on team. Isn’t that amazing? You’ve made it through seven months of a year long journey and you’re still standing. Let me start by saying that I am proud of you. In seven months you have overcome a […]

This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. -1 John 1:5 One of my favorite parts of events when I was younger was called Campfire. It’s a scheduled time at the end of […]

Well, it’s my birthday. The last of the exciting ones, or so I’ve heard. I am officially a quarter of a century old. By most odds, I have officially lived over one-fourth of my life. At 25, car insurance rates tend to drop. I suppose that’s the last of the […]

The Birth of Jesus as told in the book of Luke, chapter 2, verses 1-20. In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone went to their own […]