April 14, 2021

I’m Not Important,
Am I?

(A Covid-19 Reflection)   I started to name this post “Lessons From An Injured Thumbnail” or “How Dumb Can I Be?” or some other catchy phrase, […]
April 21, 2021

Reverencing God’s Name

  In today’s digital world, it’s sometimes difficult to keep up with the abbreviated terminology that accompanies today’s fast-paced, youth -oriented electronic communication. For example, in […]
April 28, 2021

A Time of Renewal

  We are in full swing of the spring season! The trees, plants and flowers are green and colorful. Nature has renewed itself once again. This […]
April 29, 2021

I Was Convicted

  I know what it is like to be on trial and hear the words no defendant desires to hear – “We find him guilty!” I […]
May 20, 2021

Mistakes in the Bible?

     A frequently heard assertion is that the Bible is replete with inconsistencies, contradictions, and factual mistakes. To substantiate this charge, biblical texts are sometimes pitted […]
May 26, 2021

Things About Heaven

What causes a person to board a plane, train, ship or auto and head ou t to a distant vacation destination? Escape, to get away from […]
June 2, 2021

The Power Of Our Silent Influence

On a recent beautiful warm Saturday morning, a Christian friend and I were having breakfast at a local restaurant. At a nearby table, we noticed a […]
June 7, 2021

Is Worship Entertaining?

  Recently I had a discussion with a friend about the music where I attend worship services. “I could never go there,” she said “without a […]
June 9, 2021

From the Desk of Terry Rikard

   Epictetus once said, “It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.”    The greatest thing a Christian can do […]