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Pilgrim Reflections: A Heart Problem

Jun 20, 2016 10:10pm

It’s a heart problem, not a holster issue.

The early-morning massacre in an Orlando gay nightclub on Sunday, June 12, killing 49 people, once again shows we have a major problem here in the...

Pilgrim Reflections: Shaka, Shaka

Updated: May 31, 2016 8:11am

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Pilgrim Reflections: Still needed

Mar 14, 2016 2:13pm


We don’t hear that word much anymore. Instead, the emphasis is on God’s Love, tolerance, “I’m okay, you’re okay,” etc. And, if you happen to tell someone they’re a sinner in need of...

Pilgrim Reflections: All is Well

Mar 07, 2016 1:51pm

Here lately I’ve been feeling like David, the shepherd-king-psalmist did: “Help Lord, for the Godly man ceases—for the Faithful fail from among the children of men” (Ps. 12:1).

Think about...

Pilgrim Reflections: The Mystery Revealed

Feb 29, 2016 3:55pm

Everyone loves a good mystery—whether it be an intriguing Agatha Christie novel, a movie or a television show like CSI, Law and Order or the Twilight Zone. It matters not whether it’s a murder...

Editorial: Laura’s Card gives the power of knowledge

Feb 23, 2016 8:52am

Laura Webb of Cabot is a survivor of domestic violence.

Like many survivors she did not know where to turn for help; she was scared; she was confused.

Webb voiced her concerns to State...

Pilgrim Reflections: God’s Sufficient Grace

Feb 23, 2016 8:41am

Maybe it’s because I’m getting older; but now I realize my need of it more than ever before.

God’s Grace.

Nowadays it seems that everywhere I look there there’s sadness. People’s lives...

Pilgrim Reflections: Personal holiness

Feb 15, 2016 8:36pm

It comes from within, not without.

Personal holiness.

We don’t hear much about this nowadays and that may be part of the reason our nation’s in the shape it is. While this sounds like...

Pilgrim Reflections: True Love

Feb 08, 2016 3:22pm

They practiced what they preached.

Four chaplains.

That’s how many were aboard the U.S.A.T. Dorchester on February 2, 1943 when two torpedoes from a German U-boat crashed into the ship...

Pilgrim Reflections: His Sufficient Grace

Feb 02, 2016 3:40pm

There’s never a time when it’s not.

God’s sufficient Grace.

It seems like the older I get the more I realize my need of it—especially this past week. Last Friday I preached the funeral...


Jan 26, 2016 12:13pm


We talk a lot about it. We even read books about it. But, when it comes down to it, this is the weakest part of a believer’s spiritual life.

That’s why we mistake rote,...

Pilgrim Reflections: Predictions for this year

Jan 18, 2016 4:20pm

This will be a year of upheaval and uncertainty.

I’m not a prophet in the classical, Biblical sense, who was a “foreteller,” like Isaiah, Daniel, Ezekiel, etc., forecasting what would happen...