Apr
19
2018

Urban Tinckham graduated from Southern Illinois University with an Associates Degree in technology. He said, “The draft board had been waiting on me to graduate.” And, sure enough, the very next day after graduation, his draft notice came to his father’s house. Urb said, “I don’t want to read that!” So, to avoid the draft, […]

Apr
5
2018

May 3, 2015 was a very intense day at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas. The Garland police and fire departments had a very strong contingency at the event, including uniformed policemen, SWAT team and tactical medics. They were prepared, knowing the potential of a very serious situation unfolding. The event was hosted by […]

Mar
29
2018

I know it’s nothing new, but Easter, the most important of Christian holidays has fallen prey to the marketing gods. Their strategies of lure have taken the chocolate bunny, faux grass and egg hunts to the extreme. Now, you can even purchase ready-to-decorate hardboiled eggs, since no one has the time to boil eggs anymore. […]

Mar
23
2018

My very close friend had a four day stay in the hospital recently. During his stay, a friend visited him who had recently experienced some of the same health issues that he had. They traded “war stories” of dizziness, loss of heart rate and the vision shutting down. And both agreed that we all take […]

Mar
12
2018

When Cory Procter walked into a room, it was “Like, I’m in charge of my world, type of thing,” he says. “My background, my stature…it was hard for me to listen to anything you have to say.” So, walking into Milestone Church in Keller, Texas for the first time, not wanting to be there, he […]