I had a solid white male lamb die unexpectedly this past week. He appeared to be a perfect little lamb without spot or blemish. But he died. He lay on a clump of hay. His lifeless body in the exposed sun motionless. From a distance he looked like he was just taking a nap in the sun. You coul…

We have arrived at the darkest day of the year for believers in God.

Whether I write at home or at my parish office, behind my chair sit a fairly large number of books.

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Preacher of Seven Oaks Church of Christ Joseph's brothers betrayal was legendary. They sold their own brother into slavery, which was actually a reprieve from their original intentions of murdering him. Now, some two decades later circumstances (in truth, the Lord's providence) has brought t…

St. Joseph Fish Fry St. Joseph Catholic Church will host its annual Fish Fry fundraiser every Friday through April 12 from 4:30 - 7:00 p.m. Takeouts are available. The price for adults is $12 and $5 for children 6-10. Children age 5 and under may eat free. All proceeds fund St. Vincent de Pa…

HOLLAND JR. DD.,C.ED.D. It has been said, "Our lives are defined by opportunities, including the ones we miss. Let us not weep over chances we have missed, but rather for the ones we did not take." When I look back over my life, I can see where I've made plenty of mistakes and I've also miss…