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Thanks for the Memories

Thanks for the Memories

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 1, 2018) The Bible says to give honor to those who deserve honor.  I will attempt to do that with my words today.  One hundred years…

Fireworks, Feasting Take on a Whole New Meaning

Fireworks, Feasting Take on a Whole New Meaning

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 27, 2018) In the grandstands of the parade deck, the wind ripped through us; it was freezing, one of the coldest days ever at Parris Island,…

The Gift of a Good and Perfect Word

The Gift of a Good and Perfect Word

“He sent forth his word and healed them…” –Psalm 107:20 (ROCKWALL, TX — June 27, 2018) I was growing discouraged about the welfare of my friend Luann. For several years…

Say ‘Yes’ to VBS

Say ‘Yes’ to VBS

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 11, 2018) What do the words “Vacation Bible School” conjure up in your mind?  Oh, my!  I’m geared up for my almost 71st year of VBS. …

An Elevated View of a Father’s Love

An Elevated View of a Father’s Love

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 4, 2018) The feeling of independence was a heady thing for me on the day I drove my own car back to college for the first…

Hooked on Fishing

Hooked on Fishing

(ROCKWALL, TX — June 4, 2018) While being walked by the dog in Harry Myers Park, I stumbled upon a large crowd of parents and kids encircling the ponds by…

Dodie’s at The Harbor celebrates Father’s Day with featured entrees

Dodie’s at The Harbor celebrates Father’s Day with featured entrees

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 4, 2018) This Father’s Day, Dodie’s Cajun Diner at The Harbor is honoring and celebrating dads everywhere. Friday, June 15 through Sunday, June 17, come enjoy their…

County Corner: Assessing the needs of the Rockwall County Jail

County Corner: Assessing the needs of the Rockwall County Jail

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 30, 2018) The Commissioners Court recently held a special meeting to select a consultant from an RFQ we sent out for a Rockwall County Jail space…

‘Row Upon Row’

‘Row Upon Row’

Have you ever been to Arlington? Where tombstones stand row upon row; Great soldiers turn to granite ghosts, Harboring invincible souls. Their sacrifice of flesh and blood Lay buried deep…

Turning Brokenness into Beauty

Turning Brokenness into Beauty

(ROCKWALL, TX — May21, 2018) You either watched every minute of the wedding or you weren’t the slightest bit interested.  Since I’m an anglophile, love Downtown Abbey, Doc Martin, Acorn…

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