August Update

August Update An August overlook Greetings dear reader, I do hope that you all are fairing well and keeping cool. It has been a good time since I have updated all of you. First, it has been really hot and humid. Then again I do live in Florida. I should not be surprised at all.…

A Blogging Update

Rusty Comeback It has been over a month since I have been on here. A lot has transpired between then and now. I started a new job, our car was in great need of repair, and my ill companion of procrastination didn't want to let go. I have been wanting to get back on this…

Mr.M

Stephen J. Melniszyn (May 10,1954-Jan 16,2021) Mr.M "Mr.M" is what your students used to call you in the classroom and when they saw you outside the classroom. To them, you were "Mr.M", to me, you were my father. It is June 19th, Father's Day, which this year happens to fall upon the Lord's Day. It…

The Pilgrim’s Update

A Pilgrim's Update "But as it is, they desire a better country, that is, a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared for them a city."Hebrews 11:16 Diving Back In Well. As you can see, it has been some time since I have written on this…

The Sure and Steady Anchor

The anchor of the USS Nimitz (CVN 68) "We have this as a sure and steadfast Anchor of the soul, a Hope that enters into the inner place behind the curtain'"Hebrews 6:19 THE CHAIN AND ANCHOR OF OUR SOULS Living in Florida for the past three years, I have enjoyed taking a drive down to the local…

At Years End

The Year Ahead The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness. The LORD is my portion,” says my soul, therefore I will hope in Him.” Lamentations 3:22-24 (ESV) AT YEARS END In less than 2 days, a new year…

Through the Veil of Death

"Be of good cheer, Jesus Christ maketh thee whole...When thou passes through the Waters, I will be with thee; and through the Rivers, they shall not overflow thee." - Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan THOUGH I WALK THROUGH THE VALLEY OF THE SHADOW OF DEATH Earlier this week, Timothy Keller, Pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church…

Right Now Counts Forever

Fort Pierce, Inlet - Florida - Taken with my iPhone 12 Pro Max RIGHT NOW. The late R.C. Sproul said, "Right now counts forever". He was not wrong. Our time here is but a vapor as James says (James 4:14). The start of this year has proven that fact. My father and brother passed earlier…

PRECIOUS ARE HIS SAINTS

PASTOR DOUGLAS HECK "PRECIOUS IN THE SIGHT OF THE LORD IS THE DEATH OF HIS SAINTS"PSALM 116:15 On August 17th, at 1:30am, Pastor Doug Heck was called home. He awoke in the presence of His Master, the Lord Jesus Christ. I have no doubts that Doug burst into joy and laughter seeing the One whom…

Distractions

DISTRACTIONS On August 19th, I will be starting back up at Reformation Bible College. Yesterday, I printed out my syllabus's for both classes and surveyed the landscape to see what lies ahead this semester. Let us just say that even with just two classes, I will be busy. So busy in fact, that I must…