Lifting the Heaviness

(This week I’ve included the original song “With You Always” with this blog. Enjoy!) In life we all go through seasons of challenge and hardship. Being in ministry, I am keenly aware of the struggles that friends and fellow church members are going through emails,...

The Absent

(This week I’ve included the original song “To You O Lord” with this blog. Enjoy!) One test of a life of worship is found in the words we speak about others. I should know, as I’ve stumbled in this area more than I care to admit. Not long ago I was talking with a...

Winter

(This week I’ve included the original song “Rescue Me” with this blog. Enjoy!) This winter has been particularly harsh. Bitter cold temperatures, heavy snowfalls, biting winds, icy rains, and nor’easters have made the season seem relentless. Even here in central...

Thanks for your support!

Thanks for your support! This week I’m taking a little break from my regular blog writing to share about an outstanding ministry event this that took place this past weekend.  Take a moment to check out the attached pictures from the “Chris Atkins and Friends” concert...

Thoughts For Today.

(This week I include my original song “Search My Heart” for your enjoyment as you read this week’s blog) How’s your thought life? Do you wish it could be more positive? All of us—even those whose outward appearance would suggest that they’ve got it all together—...