Columns

The Truth about Grace

March 7, 2018

Many people believe that God is going to put everything we have ever done on a scale; If our good deeds
outweigh our bad deeds, then we’ll go to heaven.

COLUMN: Remembering The Reverend Billy Graham

February 22, 2018

In some respects, Billy Graham’s remarkable rise to fame is difficult to explain or understand. He was not a showman; he never relied on gimmicks to attract a crowd.

Are we Declining in Civility?

February 21, 2018

It really shouldn’t be all that difficult to be nice. So why aren’t more of us doing it?

COLUMN: Why the Church?

February 14, 2018

Why did Jesus establish the church in the first place? Do we really need all the gatherings, baptisms, sermons and bible study classes?

What should 2018 be about? The important things.

January 1, 2018

Columnist and pastor William Wimmer reflects on the feelings a new year bring, reminding us all to keep the main thing the main thing.

Stubborn as a what? Actually, you might be very smart.

December 31, 2017

This column from Don Diehl shows why mules are reputed to be more patient, hardy and long-lived than horses.

What would they think of Christmas?

December 16, 2017

An introductory column from new contributor William Wimmer, Senior Pastor at First Church of God in Sapulpa

Independence Day celebrations don’t have to stop

July 13, 2016

Hot dogs, swimming, family, and fireworks. Every Fourth of July that list is no doubt in your plans somewhere. All summer we look forward to Independence Day and make sure to thank Veterans on our social media posts for their sacrifice and shake a few extra hands while we are out and about. On the […]

Hope is found at Right Path Riding Academy

June 24, 2016

Therapy. To adults this is a scary word, usually referring to depression, trauma, physical wounds, or even marital issues. To a child, therapy means hope. Hope that loved ones are not giving up, hope that someday they can have fun like all children, hope that they can be better in a way they want to […]

5 Daily Struggles

June 8, 2016

Confidence, self image, diet, style, & social media. These are 5 things everyone everywhere struggles with daily. Whether it is confidence to ask your boss that question, how you look at yourself in the mirror, how healthy you eat with only $5 in your pocket, the outfit you chose to wear, or the selfie you just posted […]