The Green Blazer

The Green Blazer The price tag on the Astroturf-colored sports jacket read $5.00.  But who would want such a garish green blazer?  It was in good condition and the shopper in the Canadian second-hand store thought there was something special about the coat...

Good Manners

Good Manners Little 5-year-old Kevin went with his grandmother to help her with her banking.  He always received a lollipop at the bank whenever he went banking with his mother, so he expected one at his grandmother’s bank too.  However, when he told...

Learning Challenges

Learning Challenges When I was young(er) a poem that became etched in my mind was entitled … Why Study? The more you study, the more you learn. The more you learn, the more you know. The more you know, the more you forget. The more you forget, the less you know....

Praying Ephesians 3:16-21

Praying Ephesians 3:16-21 for Heritage Bible Church Prayer for Spiritual Strength (Ephesians 3:16-21) 16  …according to the riches of his glory he may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in your inner being,  17  so that Christ may dwell in your...

The Poplar Point Camp Newsletter Summer 2017

The Poplar Point Camp Newsletter Summer 2017 “In the course of kids asking me questions about bananas and my first job, he asked if my parents were divorced and then told everyone his parents were getting divorced. Tears filled his eyes and I told him we would...

WHERE SHOULD WE GO

WHERE SHOULD WE GO? As we approached Fairfield, Texas, I realized that I did not have Robert’s address.  Well, I had it but it was hidden in the secret places of my Smart Phone and I could not access it.  When I tried to turn it on, it just had a blank look on its...