Meet the Guy Who Has 50 Years of Experience in Social Distancing

We’re all social distancing these days, and it’s unclear when exactly that will end. But Billy Barr has been doing this for almost 50 years. He’s the only full-time resident of Gothic, Colo. “I’m the mayor and chief of police,” he said. “I hold elections every year, but I don’t tell anybody when they are,Continue reading “Meet the Guy Who Has 50 Years of Experience in Social Distancing”

Reminders from Paul about Being Homebound during COVID-19

Kristi Walker Friday, March 27, 2020It seems like the whole world is quarantined, housebound, or in isolation right now. Does the Bible have any advice for us during this time? Yes, in fact, it does. The Apostle Paul spent a great deal of time in prison, captivity, and under house arrest. During one of thoseContinue reading “Reminders from Paul about Being Homebound during COVID-19”

COVID19 and Psalm 91

Psalm 91 bursts with assurances about the protection of God—replete with words like shelter, refuge, fortress, shield, deliver, rescue, and satisfy. At this time of global pandemic with the novel coronavirus COVID-19, this Psalm speaks God’s power, presence, intentions, and protection against fear. Described as a covering for His people, God’s comfort is a wingContinue reading “COVID19 and Psalm 91”

Who Believed the Church Could Be Gone Overnight

Isn’t it amazing how so much of our world has changed so dramatically, almost overnight? How the new normal has suddenly replaced the old normal? How everything is in a state of flux? All this makes us realize how some predicted scenarios that seemed outlandish yesterday don’t seem that farfetched today. As a kid, IContinue reading “Who Believed the Church Could Be Gone Overnight”