March 2013 archive

Reflections

Sitting back and reflecting over the month of March and all of the ministry that took place, I give God all of the praise for the many churches, brothers¬† and sisters in Christ that we have had the opportunity to meet and fellowship with. Over the years, many pastors and individuals have felt impressed by …

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Makenna is Four!

Makenna had her birthday party early. She is an April 1st baby. The same day that many people try to pull a practical joke and then yell “April Fools!” As many of you already know, Makenna was born premature. The doctors did not give any hope of her surviving. Those early days with Makenna had …

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Souvenirs

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines souvenir as “something that serves as a reminder.” In the fall of 2012 I was privileged to be able to go on a trip to Olcott, New York. We stayed in a cottage next to the Newfane Marina. I was within a short walk of Lake Ontario. My father-in-law paid for …

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Michael Is 13!

Our youngest son Michael turned 13 this week. Time goes by so quickly. Pretty soon he will be driving! As you can see by the photo of Michael on his birthday cake, he has grown so tall. He is 6 feet 9 inches now! Just kidding. He is tall though.

Fear

Fear is just plain awful. I really cannot think of a better word to describe it. As believers in Jesus for our salvation, we know that fear is not of God. The apostle Paul tells young pastor Timothy in 2 Timothy 1:7, “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, …

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