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Opinion

  • It’s more than just a fireworks show

    For some people, the Fourth of July is just another holiday with fireworks and parties, but it’s a whole lot more than that.
    July 6, 2016 - 2:28 pm
  • Are we free to pick and choose?

    Jude was eager to write believers about their salvation, but he felt he must, instead, warn them about false teachers who were perverting the grace of ...
    July 4, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • From the editor’s desk

    By now, “the rocket’s red glare and the bombs bursting in air” are just a memory after another fun-filled Fourth of July weekend. I hope you had a gre ...
    July 4, 2016 - 1:01 pm
  • Traditional? Old-fashioned?

    I like to think of myself as a traditionalist. Actually, most people might prefer to say I’m old-fashioned, but regardless of the description, I hold ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • ‘Until we meet again’

    My brother, Gene Fred Nanninga, died suddenly on July 5, 2015. Gene was just 17 years old when he w ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • No sweat ...

    This last week, I’ve been spending a considerable amount of time looking at some photographs that are hanging on the walls of my house. Every time I s ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Heavenly hankies

    It was white, had been laundered a bazillion times, and there was usually some kind of embroidery on it — I assume to make it pretty. All women of any ...
    June 30, 2016 - 4:20 pm