PASTOR STEVE'S PONDERINGS



January 14, 2017

One of the most powerful statements that I have ever heard impacted me not only as a person, but also as an American and a Christian. Read more...

January 7, 2017

Maybe you’ve noticed it’s been a tad chilly for the last few weeks. Read more...

December 31, 2017

Christmas is over. Silent Night has been sung. Cookies have been eaten. Read more...

December 24, 2017

Some time ago I was driving on State Route 224 east of Willard. As you are probably aware, 224 can be busy at times, and it has a lot of semi truck traffic on it. Read more...

December 17, 2017

I was so excited for that Christmas morning. I was 10 years old. Read more...

December 10, 2017

How do we move forward when people who aren’t supposed to hurt us… do? Read more...

November 26, 2017

Remember that scene in Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade where Indy had to take a “leap of faith” to cross a great chasm in the middle of a mountain? Read more...

November 19, 2017

Obedience is a fine thing. Few things please us more than when our children obey us. Read more...

November 12, 2017

As Thanksgiving approaches I find myself reflecting on the many blessings God has given me. Read more...

November 5, 2017

One of my favorite encounters with Jesus is a conversation he had with a blind man named, Bartimaeus. Read more...

October 29, 2017

My wife and I rented bikes in Central Park two weeks ago. Read more...

October 22, 2017

Recently, Lauri and I spent a long weekend in New York. We had a great time together too. Read more...

October 15, 2017

We inherited an apple tree on our new property. Let me tell you, this tree didn’t underproduce! Read more...

September 22, 2017

Well… if you are reading this… the chances are pretty good the Rapture of the Church didn’t happen on Saturday. Read more...

September 17, 2017

O to be young and in love! Lauri and I dated all of the way through college and we wanted to be together all of the time (we still like being together 30 years later:). Read more...

September 10, 2017

This week one of the largest churches in American has been under attack over the perception of failing to respond with compassion to the flood victims in Houston. Read more...

September 3, 2017

This week one of the largest churches in American has been under attack over the perception of failing to respond with compassion to the flood victims in Houston. Read more...

August 27, 2017

Don’t you just love those moments in life where it is REALLY hard to act like Jesus? I’m talking about those moments where you are in a particular situation, and you are aware of the inward struggle to act Christlike. Read more...

August 13, 2017

The Bible has been under assault lately. According to Gallup, 22% of Americans believe the Bible is the inspired word of God with 28% maintaining that the Bible is just fables and stories. Read more...

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