Monthly Archives: August 2011

Come On, Irene

Yes, yes–I know: it’s Eileen, not Irene (the classic 80’s one-hit wonder by Dexys Midnight Runners); but it’s close enough, and they’re almost homophones. Since it was Hurriance Irene we’re going with it. Either way: when I arrived at work Monday morning … Continue reading

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When a tree falls…

4am this past Sunday was one of those moments in life when my heart stopped.  Not the kind of stoppage that occurred when Brenda came into my view on our wedding day, no, the kind that comes when you hear … Continue reading

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Goodbye Rhonda

Rhonda Wenger, a dear sister who has been attending Crossway for several years, just left this past Friday for France, where she is pursuing language training to eventually serve in missions in the African nation of Togo.  Rhonda has been … Continue reading

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Becky Howell

Just look at this precious family!! This Friday is “Becky Howell Friday.” Personally, I have known this lady since the end of my college days, which were also the beginning of my christian days. It has been so neat to … Continue reading

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Back to School Encouragement.

If you’re a student, teacher, parent or grandparent the start of a another school year can be filled with mixed emotions. When emotions are high we need the truth of God’s word to steady us. Let’s set our eyes, our … Continue reading

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Know Your Weird Construction Equipment

It’s technically a type of road roller; but the common term is a Sheep’s Foot. It’s used to compact the soils even more aggressively than a smooth roller. News you can use. Late last week, the paving was completed on the … Continue reading

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Over the past many months, Brad and Alicia Hess have faced the dark challenge of the discovery and treatment of her cancer.  I have had the privilege of walking alongside this dear couple and their extended family as they’ve trusted … Continue reading

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