was your mama named grace?

Read:  Matthew 1:1-17Reflect:  My father was a salesman for Agway and I could have sworn that he knew most of the population of Lancaster County and a good part of both Maryland & Delaware.  He definitely remembered who was related to who and...

Towers Lean Because of Foolishness

Diotisalvi, an accomplished architect in the 12th century designed the plans for an exquisite white marble bell tower to complement the city of Pisa’s cathedral, however coming up with the finances for the project was a challenge. In looking to find ways of...

Lunchtime Blues No More

Read:   Ephesians 2:19-22 Reflect: In elementary school I dreaded lunch time in the cafeteria. Yes, I was that kid, the rather shy and awkward one who wanted desperately to belong. My dream was to have lunch tray in hand and to hear at least...

I will Wait For YOu

He was no spring chicken, but he was especially good at one thing: waiting. Waiting is not a team sport, it is not a popular pastime, it is an act of obedience. Waiting is standing by, biding one’s time, holding on, hanging around, sitting tight even...

Off This His Head

Read: Matthew 2:1-12 Apply: Have you ever thought your head was going to explode due to stress or worry about the unexpected?  I have to confess, I made Joseph’s head break off the other day….yes, that is Joseph, as in the husband of Mary. I was...