Good & Bad Branches

Dear Church, Eighteen hours and three minutes is a lot of time to think. That’s how long it took the Waterstone family to go from Bradenton, Florida to South Holland, IL. Keep in mind, we woke up at 2:30am (Chicago time), drove through Atlanta the day after...

DaRon

Dear Church, One of my favorite stories in the Bible is often times referred to as “The Man Born Blind.” It’s found in John 9 and here is the gist. A man is born blind and meets Jesus. Jesus tells him to wash in a pool so he does and instantly he...

Receiving Sight

Dear Church, One of my favorite stories in the Bible is often times referred to as “The Man Born Blind.” It’s found in John 9 and here is the gist. A man is born blind and meets Jesus. Jesus tells him to wash in a pool so he does and instantly he...

C'mon, Dad, Just Show 'Em Some Love

Dear Church, March Madness?! Forget the brackets and office pools. How about nearly nine inches of snow on March 14 when we hadn’t had a legitimate snowfall since December! That’s March madness. You know what else happened on...

MRI Machines

Dear Church, I’ve never had an MRI before, so all I can do is rely on the eye witness testimonies of those who have had MRIs before and trust their opinion. From what I’m told the process is long, loud and confining. Again, from what I’ve been told, you are to...