Herb Long

Fear Strikes Out !

“For God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of power, and love, and self-control.” 2 Timothy 1:7 As I listen to the news, as I hear the conversations of those around me, I hear and see fear. It reminds me of when I was a kid, and everyone was afraid their children…

New Year: New Attitude

“Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise Him, my salvation and my God.” ESV 42:5-6a As we look back at 2021, it has been a tough year. A year of family members and friends who have died from…

What Is True Thanksgiving?

WHAT IS TRUE THANKSGIVING?“Give thanks to the God of heaven, for His steadfast love endures forever.                 Psalms 136:26 ESV The day of “Thanksgiving” began in 1621 in Massachusetts when the Colonial Pilgrims gathered for a Harvest Meal giving thanks to a loving God in Heaven for their survival…