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The Lifeline: Holding On, Part 4

"Hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and all your soul." (Josh 22:5 NIV)"Serve him and hold fast to him." (Deut 13:4 NIV)The HCMS Skeena, a Canadian destroyer commissioned on June 10, 1931, was a reliable warship that did its job well. It fought in...

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When Hope Fails

While writing this article I am overwhelmed with a sense of despair. I’m sure each reader can relate to this feeling, because most people go through a time where they are despondent and have lost the vigor that having a sense of hope brings. I know the feeling of...

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Creatures of Hope

It is almost Groundhog day as I write this. That is the day when all of America watches as two men in top hats and suits from Victorian England reach into the ground and pull out a giant rodent to find out if it will see its shadow. If Mr. Groundhog does see it then...

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Seeds of the Kingdom

"The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance." (2 Peter 3:9, NIV2)I was young and completely satisfied with my church. Characterized by...

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What Price Will You Place on Hope?

What price would you place on hope?" By Bob Perks It was preview day at the fair. In the many years that I have been going to the Bloomsburg Fair, I have never attended it on preview day.It's the Friday before the official opening most of the vendors are open, there...

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