Faith Stories


Why I Love the Word of God

Why I Love the Word of God


Posted By on Nov 14, 2019

– Why I Love the Word of God –   I believe that any person, who reflects on their feelings in regard to religion, will be filled with intense wonder.  All who are truly religious will be so filled with love to it, that it will be difficult for them to find words to express the intensity of their affection. God provides great wisdom and benefit to me through His word.  I embrace God’s words and laws.  I know that...

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How God Has Helped US

How God Has Helped US


Posted By on Sep 16, 2019

– How God Has Helped Us –   Sometimes when I’m talking with someone about faith, a question comes up about how do we know whether God really exists.  The person asking the question is usually looking for some type of empirical evidence that God exists.  It’s a question that many may have. One way we know God exists is based on His presence in our lives.  Many Christians have experienced God in their lives.  I thought...

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A Prayer Answered, A Call Given

A Prayer Answered, A Call Given


Posted By on Aug 24, 2019

A Prayer Answered, A Call Given   During 2013, I suffered from a very rare and serious skin disorder.  This disease caused the skin on my arms and legs to blister part.  It came on very quickly after I began taking a new drug for my colitis.  It was very painful and life threatening. It took 4 doctors to diagnose what I had. Having a chronic incurable disease like colitis was bad enough. This new disease was 10 times worse and...

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– A Story of Tragedy, Resolve, and Faith –   Monday, February 25, 2019 marks the 60 year anniversary of the day that the Chestnut Street United Methodist Church burned to the ground.  I obviously wasn’t there and perhaps there’s only one of our members who will remember that day. While I was doing research for the church history page for our  website, I came upon a fund-raising campaign letter that was written...

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