Lift

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Shelley Schurch Sunday, February 17, 2019 Snowstorm #2 was not yet 24 hours old when I snapped the photo above, of Maylan poised to briskly tap on a branch, releasing it from its load of snow so that it would bounce back to its former...

Are You in God’s Book?

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Maylan Schurch Sabbath, February 16, 2019 Right now our church is going through the process of getting out a new pictorial church directory. The one I’m holding in my hand in the photo above is a two-page spread from the one we did four...

Which Is It?

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Maylan Schurch Friday, February 15, 2019 A few weeks ago I saw a work crew excavating a square hole on the southern edge of our church property. I anxiously approached them, hoping this didn’t mean there was a utility problem inside the...

Moderation

Photo ©2019 by Chelsea Jurgensen Commentary ©2019 by Russell Jurgensen Thursday, February 14, 2019 With record snowfall in February, I think everyone can agree we got too much of a good thing. Nugget, our Silkie rooster agrees. He does not like to set a foot on the...

Attention to Details

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Darren Milam Wednesday, February 13, 2019 There are a few (at least) Bible verses that refer to counting some very small items. The one I want to focus in on is found in Luke. Luke 12:7, “Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all...

Thomas Jefferson on Religious Freedom

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Robert Howson Tuesday, February 12, 2019 History has a funny way of changing over time as we change. Many have spoken loudly against Revisionist History, and rightly so, for it can exclude, modify, or outright distort what actually...