The 1st Theses

Dear Church, This Sunday is “Reformation Sunday.” The one Sunday we all sing together “A Mighty Fortress is our God,” while perhaps forgetting that this famous Reformation hymn is a bar tune. This Reformation Sunday is of special importance since....

The Green Mile

Dear Church, About a month ago, Brett Dohmeyer went into the hospital for colon surgery. All signs pointed to a successful surgery. Brett was recovering well. His mom and sister, who had come up from Indianapolis to be with....

Love One Another

Dear Church, About a month ago, Brett Dohmeyer went into the hospital for colon surgery. All signs pointed to a successful surgery. Brett was recovering well. His mom and sister, who had come up from Indianapolis to be with....

A Good Night's Sleep

Dear Church, Last week Saturday night I slept well. I normally don’t sleep well. If I get four hours of uninterrupted sleep, that’s a good night. Anyway, last Saturday night I slept well. It was the combination of cooler evenings and the fact that, by the grace....

What A Savior

Dear Church, Last week Thursday afternoon I picked up the phone and called my friend, Norma DeGraff. Norma’s health isn’t the best. She struggles both physically and mentally. I asked her if it would be alright if I came over and brought....