purple hearts and gratitude

Saturday evening our church (WFPC) was Full to overflowing with the over 400 visitors and volunteers who attended a dinner designed to recognize and honor local veterans who had been decorated with a “Purple Heart” during their military service. In her welcome, Rebekah talked about her uncle Pete’s Purple Heart, earned posthumously after losing his young […]


How Sunday Saves Mondays (an inheritance we could never imagine!)

One of my favorite Monday morning observations goes like this: “The best preparation for Mondays is always Sunday with your church family.” Rebekah has been preaching on The Beatitudes, and yesterday’s focus was #3: “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” (Matthew 5:5 – KJV) “God blesses those people who are humble,” another translation says, “the […]