How Will You Answer God’s Invitation?

By Kevin Burton    On this, the fifth installment of our 10 Questions from the Bible series, you get two for the price of one, sort of.   The first question is perhaps the most important in all the Bible. It is asked by a jailer to those noted earthquake singers Paul and Silas. The …

A Love You Can Count On Forever

by Kevin Burton    We’ve had some fun looking at Valentine’s Day this week from different angles.  The big day is finally here!    Depending on your circumstances Valentine’s Day is a magic carpet ride, butterflies in your stomach, a pain in the heart, maybe a pain in the neck.    It may be sweet …

With God’s Gift, All Sales Are Final

by Kevin Burton    You who are reading this, you are the merchandise of Christmas. So am I.    If your Christmas tree is surrounded by brightly-packaged presents, that’s all well and good.  Christmas morning on that level can be a joy and I hope yours is.     Each year we see messages from people …

The Christmas Tree As 2020 Therapy

by Kevin Burton    The Chicago Tribune says people put up Christmas trees early this year as a sign of hope in light of the pandemic.    Not department-store early, like mid-October, but before Thanksgiving in many cases.    For the first time in as long as I can remember, my family won’t be putting …