Romans

December 23, 2011

If the origin of Christmas is “pagan,” should Christians celebrate the holiday?

As we approach the Christmas holiday, Christians will often be challenged by those who note the “pagan” origin of Christmas. As a result, some Christians believe […]
December 22, 2011

A Christmas Story – Part 2

Yesterday, I began a Christmas story that came from my book Bryson City Seasons. Part 1 can be found here. This is the second of three parts. I […]
December 22, 2011

Don’t let the holiday turkey make your family or friends sick

A case of food poisoning can ruin anyone’s holidays. So take care with your turkey to reduce your risk of food-borne illness. The American Dietetic Association offers […]
December 21, 2011

A Christmas Story – Part 1

My most popular books, at least based upon sales and letters, are the Bryson City series. In the second book in this series, Bryson City Seasons, I […]
December 21, 2011

Christmas trees and trappings can fan fire risk

Here are some expert tips from HealthDay News to avoid getting burned this holiday season.
December 21, 2011

Small magnets hazardous to children

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission “are warning parents that high-powered magnets marketed as desk toys and stress relievers for adults can pose a deadly hazard […]
December 20, 2011

Give yourself the gift of a stress-free holiday

Here are some steps you can take (if not this year, next) to protect your and your family’s health by keeping it simple during the Christmas […]
December 20, 2011

Choosing a toy? Think “Kid-Powered”

Kid-powered toys are those that offer open-ended chances for children to explore, imagine and play. It’s a good idea and here are the details in a […]
September 17, 2020

Content in His Provision

Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not be conceited.
September 18, 2020

Names of God – 1

In the beginning God (Elohim) created the heavens and the earth. … The LORD (Jehovah) God made the earth and the heavens. … Sovereign Lord (Adonai).
September 19, 2020

His Sacrifice

The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.
September 20, 2020

Confession – 1

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
September 22, 2020

Our Fellowship Above – 1

Can a corrupt throne be allied with you—a throne that brings on misery by its decrees? … For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? […]
September 23, 2020

Names of Jesus – 1

Simon Peter said, “Thou art the Christ, the son of the living God.”