A Christian New Year’s Revolution

A Christian New Year’s Revolution

With the New Year, millions of people, worldwide, will make resolutions to lose weight, eat healthier, exercise, or quit smoking. The New Year can be a useful milestone from which we build better habits. Realistically, however, we know that most of these vows are as...
The Story Behind ‘O Holy Night’

The Story Behind ‘O Holy Night’

My wife and I have five grandchildren, and several of them have reached the age where they anticipate the lights, the sounds, and the smells, (not to mention gifts), of Christmas. Hopefully, they are saving away memories they will remember kindly for years to come....
God With Us

God With Us

It was near Christmas in 1977 and I was making the 45-minute drive from school to my home in Fairmount, Indiana. My new wife and I had recently joined a small Bible-based fellowship and most of my commute had been given to thinking on these events. Turning west down...
Putting Thanks In Thanksgiving

Putting Thanks In Thanksgiving

This week, many Americans gather with family or friends to enjoy a day off work, some good food and perhaps, a little football. There will be news reports of our military personnel celebrating Thanksgiving away from home. Thousands of communities will make special...