The last elk hunt of the season

The Staurolite foundation just completed the last elk hunt of the 2014-15 season. While the number of elk harvested this year may not show success, I believe the camaraderie experienced, the time spent with others who have experienced the same things, and quite simply the time spent in the mountains was successful. We see the … Read more

New Year’s Revelation

A Revelation for the New Year – yes, it is not misspelled. I meant revelation not resolution, although you may want to include it as a resolution….. The Universe is Expanding Did you know the Universe is expanding? I recently read of a cosmologist (a person who studies the science of the origin of the … Read more

The Christmas Star

The Star: A Sign from God by Todd Burpo  Matthew 2:2 reads, Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw His star as it rose, and we have come to worship Him. Not too many children are so important that their arrival is marked by signs in the sky above. But this child’s … Read more

December – the month of giving

December is the month of giving in this country as we recognize the one who gave his life for us. If you are like me, you have plenty of “stuff” as do the majority of your friends and employees. Let me encourage you to make an enduring gift to the Staurolite foundation, Samaritan’s Purse, or … Read more



Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus. 1 Th 5:18 We celebrate Thanksgiving this week in the US. Maybe you are not exactly looking forward to the day of Thanksgiving. I know there have been times in my life when I was not due to … Read more


The October elk hunt for wounded veteran service men and women is in the past, but the memories linger. I am often asked, “Was the hunt successful?” I usually respond with yes, no elk harvested, but the experience was successful. When hunters or fisherman are asked if they caught anything and respond with no, the … Read more