Grace UMC welcomes new pastoral family

Grace United Methodist Church would like to welcome Pastor Matthew Brookes, wife Laura, Emily and Jacob as its new pastoral family.They come to Grace ...

July 30th, 2020 |  


Biden’s bid touts faith, courts even religious conservatives

President Donald Trump’s appeal to religious conservatives is a cornerstone of his political identity. But Joe Biden is a different kind of foe ...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Why me Lord?

Why me Lord?

Job 14:1. “Man that is born of a woman is of few days, and full of trouble.”Troubles come for our own good to correct us, reveal God’...

July 23rd, 2020 |  



Getting Ahead: ‘The Message’

Getting Ahead: ‘The Message’

I graduated in 1969 from high school and the next year moved on campus at OSU. I was working three nights a week at a data processing center. The memo...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Beyond repair’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Beyond repair’

Have you ever had something broken so bad that it was beyond repair?” Like dropping a glass dish that shatters on the floor into hundreds of pie...

July 23rd, 2020 |  


Vows unto God

Vows unto God

Ecclesiastes 5:4 & 5, “When thou vowest a vow unto God, defer not to pay it; for he hath no pleasure in fools: pay that which thou hast vowe...

July 16th, 2020 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘To know the truth’

Getting Ahead: ‘To know the truth’

If you have followed my writings over the years, you realize that I grew up in a much less complicated time than now. Many things are better now and m...

July 16th, 2020 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Never count anyone out’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Never count anyone out’

This month at South Side we are going through a series entitled “Breakthrough” where we are examining four people in the gospels who neede...

July 16th, 2020 |  


Three invitations for us

Three invitations for us

I would like to invite you today to the Word of God where there can be found three invitations for you and me. The first one is found in Isaiah 1:18, ...

July 9th, 2020 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Breakdowns’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘Breakdowns’

As you are well aware 2020 has been a year like none other. I remember being so excited about the New Year and all the opportunities that came with it...

July 9th, 2020 |