Friday, March 24, 2017

Church

The greatest non-fiction story in history: God became man to redeem humanity. Isn't it amazing what God did? He became human to rid our lives of the eternal consequences of sin, whereby we could experience His life and be with Him forever. If not for this spectacular event, no one could be saved. I...
The month of February stands our as the warmest of the winter months. Oh, not in the actual temperature of the weather, but in the warmth of human affection.  February, it has been reported is the most popular month for couples to become engaged. With Valentine's day just around the corner many...
Thank you.  That was good.  I really enjoyed that.  Aren’t those kind of statements fun to hear? Encouragement is the sunshine to one’s soul.  It is the vitamins and minerals for your body.  It puts the joy in your step and the desire to keeping going. Many, many years ago when I was in elementary...
Are we witnessing history in the making? Or are we witnessing a disaster about to strike? Who can say? History is a complicated story. How many of you remember history class in school? What was your favorite part of history to study? I remember being overwhelmed by all the different dynasties, wars...
Pastor Cindy Kennedy of  Blooming Grove United Methodist Church in Medford, MN
Recently at Red Oak Grove, we read as Jesus called his first disciples.   Jesus called them to follow him and become fishers of people.  These first disciples were fishermen.  I magine what the hands of a career fisherman must look like.  I imagine them cracked and dry from constant exposure to the...
A scientific researcher gathered 10 volunteers for a special psychological study called the “Scar Experiment.”  Separating the volunteers into 10 different cubicles without mirrors, she explained that the purpose of the study was to examine how other people would respond to a stranger with a...
*/ Minnesota “nice” is a phrase we like to use around our area to refer to the good encounters that we have with people from our state.  People feel good when we smile and greet one another and genuinely show care and concern for one another.  However, sometimes that Minnesota “nice” can turn...
During the holidays, the question most often asked of people is, “what did you get?”  Much less frequently asked is, “what did you give?”  Invariably, the inquiries concern material gifts.  Purchasing a gift can certainly be thoughtful and a wonderful gesture, especially when it’s backed up by your...
At times, we look at what is written in scripture and we can see many facets. It can mean so many things to so many people. God’s word is always evolving and living so that it fits each situation we face in life. When I look at the following, the first inclination is to revere the men that Luke is...
My wife Lori and I have a regular ritual on Thursdays, my day off.  We get our two boys dropped off at the junior and senior high schools, and then we head to the coffee shop.  There, we spend a couple of hours talking, working on projects on our laptops or just reading.  Thursday mornings have...

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