Monthly Archives: August 2010

THE BOOMERS – August 31

What to call them?  Terms like old, elderly, seniors, and golden-agers just don’t seem to adequately describe them.  I wrote a blog post a while back on the Millennial  generation.  Today’s post is about their parents.  Ron Keener wrote an … Continue reading

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“HAPPY MONTH” – August 26

How many of you knew there was something special about the month of August?  Except of course, being the month that school starts again.  The Texas-based Secret Society of Happy People has dubbed August as “Admit You’re Happy Month.”  Supposedly, … Continue reading

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THE BIG QUESTION – August 24

We all know people like that.  People who are either atheists (don’t believe in God) or agnostics (don’t know if there is a God).  But this is not a new question.  Theologians and others have asked the question for centuries.  … Continue reading

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NEW OPPORTUNITIES – AUGUST 19

“Gerald Kennedy, a well-known Methodist minister, was once on a preaching mission Southeast Asia back in 1962.  He was preaching in the South Sea Islands, New Zealand, and Australia.  He was preaching two or three times a day, seven days … Continue reading

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LOVED LIKE THAT? – August 17

“In the process of getting a divorce after five painful years of separation, Chip and Cindy Altemos had begun seeing other people.  Then, without warning, Chip’s health began to deteriorate rapidly.  After Chip was hospitalized with kidney failure, Cindy made … Continue reading

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FORGIVENESS – August 12

Max Lucado wrote a sermon on forgiveness in which he begins by telling the story of Noble Doss.  “Noble Doss played college football for the University of Texas.  In 1941 the Texas football team was ranked No. 1 in the … Continue reading

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CHURCH IS A TEAM SPORT – August 10

“For as we have many members in one body…so we being many are one body in Christ, and individually members of one another.”  (Romans 12:4,5) Here we are at a time of the year when we are watching both individual … Continue reading

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