Temptation

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, February 17, 2018 Scripture Reading: Mark 1:9-15   THOUGHT: When you flee temptation, make sure you don’t leave a forwarding address. — Unknown   You may remember the TV show, “Hee Haw.”  On one of the shows, Doc Campbell is confronted by a patient who says he broke his arm in two places. Doc […]

Mountains

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, February 10, 2018 Scripture Reading: Mark 9:2-9   THOUGHT: Don’t worry about everything around you. That’s my job! — Jesus   Have you ever climbed a mountain? I know that my friend, Melanie Silva, has climbed a mountain, because she told me about it last week. I have climbed a few mountains. It’s great […]

Wait For The Lord

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, February 3, 2018 Scripture Reading: Isaiah 40:21-31   THOUGHT: Endurance is patience concentrated. —Thomas Carlyle   Just for the record, climbing Mount Baldy when I was at a Girl Scout camp one summer was not my idea. In fact, when a friend of mine was not well enough to make the climb, I offered […]

Sweet Hour Of Prayer

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, January 27, 2018 Scripture Reading: Deuteronomy 18:15-20   THOUGHT: Prayer is when you talk to God. Meditation is when you listen to God. — Unknown   Sweet hour of prayer! Sweet hour of prayer! That calls me from a world of care, And bids me at my Father’s throne Make all my wants and […]

Trust And Obey

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, January 20, 2018 Scripture Reading: Jonah 3:1-5, 10   THOUGHT: To love God is to obey God.   What’s the first thing you think of when you see a text from the book of Jonah? If you are like most of us, you think of Jonah being swallowed by a whale-sized fish. The details […]

A Time To Remember

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, December 30, 2017 Scripture Reading: Luke 2:22-40                                        THOUGHT: Learn from yesterday, live for today and hope for tomorrow! — Unknown   Today is Saturday, and it is also the last day of the year. Perhaps […]

A Steady Power Supply

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, December 23, 2017 Scripture Reading: Luke 1:26-38   THOUGHT: The most important part of Christmas is the first six letters. — Unknown   More than anything else, Mary wanted a Rainbow Vacuum for Christmas. She’d seen the model demonstrated at a local store and was excited about its power and ease of use. Her […]

Do Not Be Afraid!

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, December 16, 2017 Scripture Reading: John 1:6-8, 19-28   THOUGHT: Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we’re here for something else besides ourselves. — Eric Sevareid (1912-1992), CBS television news anchor.   The last time you flew on an airplane, did […]

The Spirit of Christmas!

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, December 09, 2017 Scripture Reading: Isaiah 40:1-11                THOUGHT: If you can’t find the spirit of the holidays in your heart, you’ll never find it under a tree. — Michael Holbrook   As usual, the sanctuary was packed for the annual Christmas pageant presented by the children. There was […]

The Christmas Spirit

by Kirk Dunn

Saturday, December 2, 2017 Scripture Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:3-9   THOUGHT: The Christmas spirit whispers softly in my ear, “Go be of good cheer.”   — Richelle E. Goodrich   It is now December! This means that only a few days remain before Christmas — 23 to be precise. Usually, such a time reference is […]