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In Psalm 26, David claims to live with integrity before the Lord, and he invites the Lord to test him, to inspect his life, inside and out. I wonder how many of us would welcome God’s inspection. … more
Any reader who’s sent me an email knows I’m terrible about checking my email. The spam-to-real-correspondence ratio in my in-box is literally about 30-to-1, which makes for a lot of dreaded … more
She got caught trying to get things hauled off to the junk yard but instead managed to stir up a whole lot of people in her neighborhood. After all, she did what any normal person would do by placing … more
Editor: Let’s talk about patriotism, the media, and Islam... Today, those who disagree with the President or who protest against what they believe is wrong, are quickly labeled as … more
We have just finished celebrating Christmas day, yet the season of Christmas will not end until epiphany Sunday, January 6th. What, exactly, is the theological backbone of Christmas? The birth of the messiah who will occupy David’s throne forever? Yes. The coming of the true King of the earth and Lord of Glory? Absolutely. But there’s a simpler answer that permeates all the above answers: God has become human for our salvation from our sinfulness and our shame. In Jesus Christ, we see a God who comes to rescue us. more
Although lacking a Facebook account, I know there are positive things about social media. So, I was surprised when acquaintances gave up regularly posting to Facebook because it negatively affected … more
Editor: What is taking place on the US/Mexico border is proof that policies of the far Left or the far Right are not viable options for today’s problems. More and more Americans are discovering … more
“She is really a sweet young woman,” said the caller last week, which made just one of several remarks made recently regarding a favorite stopping place in Kilgore for a comfortable place to visit, drink coffee, peruse bookshelves, join an art class, visit book club or simply hang around for the children’s reading hour. more
A weekly article that will offer information concerning the Kilgore Fire Department and provide safety tips for home and family. more
After several years of driving with a clean record, most of it while I was awake, the unthinkable happened. On a recent drive, after turning up the radio while singing along with the high parts of Boston’s “More than a Feeling,” I looked into my rearview mirror and saw something we all dread. No, it wasn’t one of my daughters and her boyfriend in the back seat fondling each other’s iPhones, but the ominous flashing of lights. Yes, I was being pulled over by the po-po. more
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