Shortly after the 11th last September I hung a flag from a pole on our house. It was something I’d been meaning to do but it took a wake-up call like the attacks on our country to light the fire in me. Soon my children were making flags and hanging them around the house. We […]
Martin Roth poses the question “Can you really be a soldier and a true Christian?” He concludes his article with the following statement; A year ago, on September 11, Todd Beamer, knew that. He knew that it was more wrong not to fight terrorists, and so he prayed the 23rd Psalm and then probably helped […]
By Kenneth L. Pierpont (Ken is Kevin’s older brother amd contributes reagulary here. For more of his great writing be sure to check out KenPierpont.com.) If you know me you know I like to tell happy stories about good things. I like to tell stories of love and goodness. I make excuses for celebrations every […]
In the next few days we’ll be hearing and seeing many things in the news about the events of September 11, 2001. There will be many memorial services and times of reflection. I want to reflect for a moment and share with you a quote from Christin Ditchfield. She wrote this in an article for […]
By: Maynard H. Belt State Representative Michigan Association of Regular Baptist Churches We all were on pins and needles recently when the news came of the nine miners who were trapped 240 feet underground for 77 hours, in a Pennsylvania coal-mine. My father, for a brief time as a young boy, worked in the coal […]
By Kenneth L. Pierpont (Ken is my favorite older (only older) brother. He contributes reagulary here. For more of his great writing be sure to check out his site.) Get in your car some evening this week. Get out of town. Let the radio rest in silence for right now. Listen to the sounds of […]
It’s a BOY! That makes seven boys and one girl just in case you were trying to keep track. I suppose you want the stats now. Josiah David Pierpont – we’ll probably be calling him J.D. pretty soon Born July 31st at 12:34 PM 8 Pounds, 12 Ounces 22 Inches Long Mom is doing well […]
Have you ever tried to memorize scripture? Started out with big plans to memorize say, a chapter a month. Failed miserably after trying for just a week? This method emphasizes finding a workable plan for you, starting with one or two verses a week. The usefulness of this plan is in its simplicity.