Monthly Archives: July 2013

The power of Baptism

This is my article that was published today in the Natoma-Luray Independent of The Russell County News, and will be published tomorrow in The Plainville Times. The power of Baptism There is a joke that many are often fond of … Continue reading

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USA Today article on Marriage

On June 18, 2013, USA Today ran a front page article on how the marriage rate should tick upward over the next few years, after being down for several years. The major reasoning is complex, there are a large number … Continue reading

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August newsletter

Peace Lutheran Church    Natoma, Kansas  August, 2013 This month’s letter is a special edition written by members of Peace Youth Group, reporting on the recent National Youth Gathering. On Saturday, June 29, Peace Youth Group members Kayley Chrisler, Erika George, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Sixth Commandment

This is my article that was published today in the Natoma-Luray Independent section of The Russell County News and will be published tomorrow in The Plainville Times. Thoughts on the Sixth Commandment Recently, while on vacation, I attended some baseball … Continue reading

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The need for the Law

If I have heard it once, I have heard it a thousand times: people hear the law all week long; when they come to church on Sunday, they need to hear the Gospel. Now I am not one to disagree … Continue reading

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The Oddity of a Tip

One night, I was sitting in a Cracker Barrel having supper, when the waitress came up to my table and informed me that we had to evacuate because of a small fire in the kitchen.  So I and the other … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Monsters University

Pixar does not release sequels quickly.  The company takes a great deal of time in crafting and developing characters and story lines.  The goal is not just to make money; it is to make a powerful movie that will make … Continue reading

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