Don’t Disqualify The Call

I believe that there is a lie that has infiltrated the minds of His people in an attempt to render us ineffective. The lie that only those who are on staff at a church or are in some sort of … Continued

Compassionate Father

Psalm 34:17-19 “The Lord hears His people when they call to Him for help.  He rescues them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; He rescues those whose spirits are crushed. The righteous person faces many … Continued


There are certain bible verses that I read, and I end up scratching my head thinking “…huh?” I don’t understand why you would include that in the canon of scripture.  Sometimes I read a verse and think “well duh!”   Often times … Continued

Don’t Overlook Joy.

There is no greater sorrow, than a non-blogger who hears that it is his week to write the HTC blog post. Such was my fate this morning.  I just completed a couple pages of truly horrid blogging when i asked … Continued


I lived in Phoenix Arizona for 7 years. After spending most of my life in Wausau Wisconsin, it was a welcome change. My friends and family in Wisconsin were jealous when, in January, they complained of snow and ice and … Continued

Donald Trump on Fire

Luke 20:19-26 “The teachers of the law and the chief priests looked for a way to arrest him immediately,.… Keeping a close watch on him, they sent spies, who pretended to be honest. They hoped to catch Jesus in something … Continued

Fat Cat (Psalms 73)

Psalm 73 Every Tuesday morning we (the Harvestime staff) have a time of prayer.  I was journaling my prayers as I often do and I wrote the phrase, “Whom have I but you?”  As you may know, I am not … Continued

Constant Proof

A·pol·o·get·ics Definition: reasoned arguments or writings in justification of something, typically a theory or religious doctrine. Origin: 1640s, “vindicatory, containing a defense,” from French apologétique, from Latin apologeticus, from Greek apologetikos “defensible,” from apologeisthai “speak in one’s defense,” from apologos … Continued


Every month I go to an assisted living community with Pastor Kim to do the chapel service for their residents. I pretend I know how to play hymns and then he shares a profound message to our guests seasoned in … Continued

January 15, 2017

2017 is already two weeks old and the idea of everything being fresh and new is getting off to about as good of start as my car on a -20 degree morning.  I shouldn’t be surprised though, it is not … Continued