Category Archives: Commemoration/Celebration

Merry Christmas (2018) & Happy New Year (2019)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | December 17, 2018

Why remember Christmas? December 25 was established a long time ago by Christians as the day to commemorate the most incredible event in human history – God taking on the image and form of a man1 for the chief purpose… Read More

A Few Ways to Thank God This Thanksgiving (2018)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | November 19, 2018

Why thank God? “All the year round, every hour of every day, God is richly blessing us; both when we sleep and when we are wake, His mercy waits upon us. The sun may stop shining, but our God will… Read More

Happy Labor Day (2018)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | August 27, 2018

Two thoughts about work from the Bible for this Labor Day:   Whatsoever thy hand finds to do, do it with your might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom in the grave, where you go. (Ecc… Read More

Happy Independence Day, America!!!!!! – July 4, 2018

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | July 02, 2018

Thoughts on this 242th Anniversary 242 years ago our forefathers made a bold declaration knowing that they were risking security, peace, property, and possibly even their own lives in the pursuit of being a free people.  We salute them for… Read More

Memorial Day – 2018

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | May 21, 2018

. Let us remember this week those who have bravely fought and died for our freedom. Let us take a moment to thank God for the men and women who willingly gave the full measure of devotion for us throughout… Read More

Happy Easter!!!!! (2018)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | March 26, 2018

Jesus said to him,  “Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.   For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” (Luke 19:9-10, NIV)   Come and hear,  all you… Read More

Salute to President Andrew Jackson (1829-1837)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | February 12, 2018

Who is that man on the $20 bill? He is General Andy Jackson.  A national hero of the War of 1812, defeating the British in 1815 at New Orleans.  And the 7th President of the United States.  His nickname was… Read More

Thoughts for the Season: The First Christmas Carol (2017)

Posted by in Commemoration/Celebration | December 18, 2017

The First Christmas Carol* The Scriptures tell us that when Jesus was born in Bethlehem, the angels appeared to the shepherds who were at watch in the fields saying, “Glory to God in the Highest, and peace on earth, good… Read More