Teaching, Helping and Encouraging Spiritual Growth

Jesus Feeds The 5,000

Good morning! Here is my sermon from last Sunday about how Jesus cares for people. We learned how Jesus knows what your next life crisis is before it happens, and that He already has a solution in place. Isn’t that comforting?! God bless! Dick


This morning I want to share with you the story of one of the greatest miracles Jesus performed while here on earth. I am speaking of the time Jesus miraculously fed 5,000 men, plus all the women and children with nothing more than five small loaves of bread and two small fish. Continue Reading →

God Answers Prayer!

Dear friends, what an amazing morning. I cannot believe how well things went with my procedure for the tumor in my bladder. (Actually, I can. God took care of everything!) I entered surgery at 11:30 and was in my car going home at 2:00. The entire process took only 2 1/2 hours. Absolutely no pain or after affects at all. (I do have a very slight discomfort that almost amounts to nothing.) This is highly unusual. Continue Reading →

I Have Cancer. Now What?

Last week I was diagnosed with bladder cancer. Later this week I am going to the hospital for a procedure that will remove the tumor from my bladder and chemo will be put in the area where the tumor was. The tumor will then be biopsied to determine the strength of the cancer. Depending on the strength of the cancer, a course of action will be determined.

These are the facts. But the facts do not tell how this news has impacted me, my family and my dear friends. Continue Reading →

God Does Heal

Less than a month ago I wrote a post (February 10, 2015) about a dear friend who has cancer named Mary Anne. I asked all of you to pray for her. When I wrote my blog about her she was suffering with the side affects of chemo therapy with painfully swollen feet, and as you might imagine serious depression. We thought that we had lost her.

I have been in touch with her and I have a current update on her condition. Continue Reading →