Why Did God Put Jerks in the World? (by Pastor Roy)

May 24th 2012 No comments yet  

Ever feel like Bull Meecham (AKA “the Great Santini” from the movie of the same name)? In an early scene, the Marine fighter pilot portrayed by Robert Duvall sits at breakfast perusing his newspaper.  He mutters “Castro”¦”, “de Gaulle”¦” and then stands to his feet and bellows to the heavens, “God! Why did you put so many jerks in the world at the same time?” Those who daily drive the Tollway or navigate Preston and Main wonder the same thing.

 As one who navigates Preston and Main twice daily, I am compelled to find that answer. If I call it “application,” …

Veteran News Anchor at Stonebriar

July 25th 2007 No comments yet  

As many of you would imagine, we have a lot of fun serving on staff at Stonebriar Community Church. A joke that we say around here, is that one will never go hungry and most of us gain a few pounds our first year”¦”the freshmen 15″! So you can imagine the snickering when we dubbed 2007 as the year to “Get Healthy”. Each month this year, we have held a health and wellness lunch seminars on various topics ranging from weight loss, fitness, nutrition to encourage individuals on their road of healthy living. For these monthly seminars, we try to …

Running Out of Time?

July 24th 2007 No comments yet  

How many times have each of you been talking with someone and used the phrase “I wish I had more time” or “we’re just so busy”? These are two common phrases that identify most of us in our daily lives. We live in a culture where we seek counseling for time management and over schedule our commitments with work, family, and church and inevitably something falls through the cracks. The question now becomes, when is it not about me and my time but about serving others?

Others Needs

A few years ago, I came to the realization that I needed to begin …

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