Category: community

Dissolve fear with Love

April 29, 2021 | 29 comments

Have no fear of fear. It can be dissolved by Love. A friend of mine was told by one of his children that he would not be allowed to visit his grandchildren any longer unless he was vaccinated. He had

Enjoy the spring of God’s creating

April 23, 2021 | 26 comments

It’s springtime in the part of the world where I live. Fruit trees radiant in stunning bloom, flowers painting the landscape with red, pink, and lavender swatches of brilliant color, and the smell of freshness in the air greet one

The church will survive and thrive

January 25, 2021 | 55 comments

Noticing a declining membership in many branch churches of the international church organization I am a member of, I have worried about the future of my church. “What can I do to turn it around and ensure the church thrives

My response to missionaries at my door

July 2, 2020 | 27 comments

I was working in my office early one Saturday morning as I noticed two missionaries walking up our sidewalk. At first, I felt dread, at having to stop my work to deal with them. Our neighborhood is frequented by missionaries