Pastoral Perspectives

TREATMENT ADMINISTERED BY EAR

In the book, Cutting for Stone, by Abraham Verghese, Dr. Thomas Stone asks his medical school students, “What treatment in…

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TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL

In describing a recent illness, someone was overheard saying, “I was so sick I thought I was going to die…

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KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE

One of the great debates of life is what is really meant by labels on food these days that say…

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WHEN NOT ENOUGH IS MORE THAN ENOUGH

There is not enough rain. There is not enough oil. There are not enough jobs. There is not enough room…

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DESIRING MORE

We know what it feels like to be tired. Physically tired from a hard day’s work. Mentally tired from trying…

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A POWERFUL COMBINATION

It feels wonderful to be needed. There is satisfaction in knowing that we make a difference to someone else. What…

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INDEPENDENCE DAY LIBERATION

All reports are that Jesus is doing marvelous things.  Sick people are being cured, demons are being expelled and sins…

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Hanging by a thread

In our lives we have moments when we feel frazzled or distraught, when we are extremely tired and discouraged or…

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Learning from John the Baptist

John the Baptist was a real character. His diet consisted of grasshoppers and wild honey. He wore clothes made from…

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A father’s 40-year journey

Forty days and forty nights of pounding rain, destruction and an overcrowded ark. Then, a rainbow fills the sky. And…

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