HE MADE THE SACRIFICE

  I have read the following story,  A railroad switch operator brought his beloved son to work with him.  At one point he saw two trains coming from opposite directions on the same track. He could avoid the collision only by throwing a switch so one train would move to other tracks.  As he was […]

“THE NINETY AND NINE”

  Al Maxey writes weekly articles which I read with great pleasure.  I want to share some of his recent article concerning “The Ninety and Nine.”   To the scribes and Pharisees, who were grumbling at Christ’s grace, Jesus spoke the Parable of the Lost Sheep (Luke 15:3-7; Matthew 18:12-14).  The Pharisees would have been content […]

THE RAINBOW MAN/JOHN 3:16

  Remember the man in the rainbow-colored Afro wig who carried the “John 3:16” sign?  During the 70 and 80s, he seemed to be everywhere: at televised baseball and football games, shuttle launches and hundreds of other events. So, who was he, and whatever happened to him?   His name is Rollen Stewart. He claimed to […]

THREE DAYS

“There are three days in the week upon which, and about which I never worry – two carefree days kept sacredly free from fear and apprehension. One of these days is YESTERDAY.  YESTERDAY, with its cares and frets and all its aches and pains, all its faults, its mistakes and blunders has passed forever beyond […]

OUT OF THE STORM

  I was impressed by this story told by Preacher, Joe Ringwalt. One snowy Christmas Eve, the wife was taking the children and attending the church service.  She asked the husband to go with them, but he refused saying, “That Christmas story is nonsense.  Why would God    lower Himself to come to Earth as a man?  That […]