Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
This night was a night of Christmas grace

December 13, 2014 As she wiped her coke-scarred runny nose with her sleeve and huddled alongside other homeless over the fire barrel, she wondered where she might sleep that night. more »»

God can help us make things better in our community

December 6, 2014 “For nothing is Impossible, with God.” Luke 1:37 May peace and love fill your hearts and homes this day. God bless you with a spirit of joy and celebration as we prepare once more for Christma. more »»

Today is a good time to think of what is important in life

November 29, 2014 If you are reading this the day it is published in The Leader-Herald, know that for most Christians today is the last day in their church calendar. more »»

Either you run the holidays or the holidays run you

November 22, 2014 Many of us each year make a mental note to ourselves that this year, the holidays are not going to wear us out. We’re not going to overcommit, overspend, overeat, or overdo it agai. more »»

The real question: How much is enough?

November 15, 2014 “Too much is never enough.” No one knows who first said it. But we all have experienced the truth behind this brainteaser. Thanksgiving is a season of special thanks. more »»

Humbling ourselves brings revival in our hearts

November 8, 2014 There is much talk in Christian circles of revival. We pray for it, we go to conferences about it, we talk about what it will take for it to happen. more »»

Be aware that the devil is real — and a real threat

November 1, 2014 During the Halloween season, more than any other time of year, the devil gets a lot of attention. more »»

How do we get to that place where we can forgive ourselves?

October 25, 2014 I spoke with a woman the other day whose spirit was crushed because years ago she had committed a sin. more »»

Our confidence is lost when we have no control

October 18, 2014 We are now living in very unsettled times. There may be new wars looming in the Middle East. The stock markets are shaky again. The dreaded Ebola virus has come to our shores. more »»

We all have the opportunity to be in ministry

October 11, 2014 On Oct. 7, 2014, the world lost an incredible man. He was not a pastor or a missionary. He did not speak to hundreds each week from a pulpit or write books about Christian living for all to read. more »»

The untold story and legacy of ‘Preach’ and ‘Screech’

October 4, 2014 Enduring legacies are written in heaven. When the Sacandaga Bible Conference in Broadalbin began in 1936, Pastor Ray Mills, its founding director, searched for capable and dedicated workers. more »»

Politics, religion should include learning from others

September 27, 2014 In my previous column I wrote about the psychology of the religious and political views that we hold. more »»

There is one God to whom we owe allegiance and praise

September 20, 2014 Come, let us join with faithful souls our song of faith to raise; one family in heart are we, and one the God we praise. — William G. more »»

Look to God and lean on him in times of trouble

September 13, 2014 As we have just passed another anniversary of the Sept. more »»

Many wonderful things come without planning

September 6, 2014 During the summer, when the children in our church are on break from Sunday school, we have what we call “adult time” during our worship servic. more »»

Learning that we are weak, but Jesus is strong

August 30, 2014 “Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came to Jesu. more »»

Slow down and see world through Christ’s eyes

August 23, 2014 Unapproachable? Come on, admit it. more »»

Don’t worry about ‘going overboard’ with the Bible

August 16, 2014 When it comes to eating, there are certain foods that I cannot get too much of. I have never complained, for instance, of “too much bacon” in any dish set before m. more »»

Let us know better, and work together for a better world

August 9, 2014 I’m sure you’ve noticed how people can be so dogmatic in their religious and political views. more »»

God’s mercy will cheer you on and teach you something new

August 2, 2014 For more than seven weeks now, I’ve had the blessing of serving at Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church and Nathan Littauer Hospital as a summer seminary intern. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web