Category Archives: Health

Our Help For The Helpless

A new-born child took his first breath in a stable on Christmas Day, 2,016 years ago. The story of the birth of Jesus, recounted in the Gospel of Luke, is one known to every Christian since childhood. That scene depicted … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 34

The news that former President Jimmy Carter suffers from extensive cancer that has spread to his brain saddens me greatly. Since the day Carter and his wife Rosalynn came to Topeka on March 2, 1975, I have been a Carter supporter. … Continue reading

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Luke Michael Phillips Enters the World

Luke Michael Phillips joined us in this world Monday afternoon. Joy knows no bounds over the sight of a newborn family member. Clearly you can see brother Jake’s excitement. We give thanks to the Lord for the birth of Luke … Continue reading

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The Light of the World’s Ultimate Victory

Happy Easter everyone. What a glorious day. He is risen. He is risen indeed. The ultimate victory over our sin came through the selfless act of Jesus Christ giving up His life for poor, miserable sinners like us and His … Continue reading

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Got, Got, Got, Got No Time

Finally, my annual post based on a song that deals with time. This year, Guess Who’s No Time is my song of choice. Originally released on an album in 1969, a reworked tune with an up tempo beat made it releasable … Continue reading

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The Peace of the Lord

Photograph by Laura Jacobsen Next week marks the beginning of my work year. On the eve of the eve of my New Year, enjoying these last moments of peace brings great joy and reminds me always of the peace that is … Continue reading

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New Year This and That

As we begin to move through January, there are a few looks back that need to be touched on before we get too far into the new year. Let me start with Christmas. Our young grandson, Jake, now dominates the … Continue reading

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