Turning Around

Turning Around

Text: Luke 3: 1-6 Ever watch the movie, Plains, Trains, and Automobiles? One of my favorite parts is when they are driving in that green rental station wagon in the middle of the night. John Candy falls asleep and crosses over the median. Crossing over the grassy woke him and Steve Martin up and they looked around and because it was so dark outside, everything looked like they were going the right way down the road. After a moment a car comes along side them, only the car is really on the other side of the grassy median. Steve looked at them and they were yelling something at him but he couldn’t make out what they were trying to say. After a few tries it...Read more
A Home for Christmas

A Home for Christmas

You can listen to the story here, or read below: In 1994, two Americans answered an invitation from the Russian Department of Education to teach morals and ethics (based on Biblical principles) in the public schools. They were invited to teach at prisons, businesses, the fire and police departments, and a large orphanage run by the State. It was nearing the holiday season for the orphans to hear for the first time the traditional Christmas story. They told them about Mary and Joseph arriving in Bethlehem and finding no room in the inn, the couple went to a stable and found a manger, where Jesus was born and placed in the manger. Throughout the story, the children, according to one of the Americans, “sat in...Read more