Directions Archives

September 13, 2018 – Your Expiration Date
September 6, 2018 – Stop Digging
August 30, 2018 – The Dead Garden
August 23, 2018 – “Show-er Upper”
August 16, 2018 – The Slanted Dog
August 09, 2018 – Hugging and Mugging
August 02, 2018 – The Menace
July 26, 2018 – I Did My Best…Sometimes
July 19, 2018 – Rescued!
July 12, 2018 – Know Your Family
June 28, 2018 – A Pre-Funeral Fellowship?
June 21, 2018 – What Do the Flashing Caution Arrows Mean?
June 14, 2018 – Facts about Fathers
June 7, 2018 – Lessons Learned from a Bird Fight
May 31, 2018 – In Search of a New Pastor
May 24, 2018 – Remembering the Unknowns
May 17, 2018 – The Blessings of Pollen
May 10, 2018 – The Unwritten Letter to Mun
May 3, 2018 – Rumble Strips of Life
April 26, 2018 – Sometimes Just Leave the Ball Alone
April 19, 2018 – The Life Cycle of a Church
April 12, 2018 – This Message Has No Content
April 5, 2018 – Unavoidables of Life
March 29, 2018 – The Day the World Changed
March 22, 2018 – Clouds: Dust of His Feet?
March 15, 2018 – Daily Directions
March 08, 2018 – Play the Ball Where the Monkey Throws It
February 22, 2018 – Man of the Century
February 15, 2018 – Jumping Off the Front Porch
February 8, 2018 – It’s Out There
February 1, 2018 – Bye – Buy – By
January 25, 2018 – Are You A Phubber?
January 18, 2018 – The Tithe and the New Tax Law
January 11, 2018 – How Much Are You Worth?
January 4, 2018 – Mountain of Seconds
December 21, 2017 – Christmas Eve
December 14, 2017 – Christmas Opportunities
December 7, 2017 – There Is Beauty in Dying
November 30, 2017 – Post Thanksgiving Thoughts
November 23, 2017 – Thank God for Thorns
November 16, 2017 – Do You Practice What You Preach?
November 9, 2017 – Don’t Let the Little Things Ruin Your Day
November 2, 2017 – Porcupine People
October 26, 2017 – Dumbing Down of America
October 19, 2017 – Cries of a Baby
October 12, 2017 – Access to the Remote
October 05, 2017 – Movers Ahead
September 28, 2017 – A Pleasant Time Machine
September 21, 2017 – Shaping a Child’s Life
September 14, 2017 – Things Are Worse Than They’ve Ever Been
September 07, 2017 – Providing Helps for the Hurts of Harvey
August 31, 2017 – A Flock of Bluebirds
August 24, 2017 – Change
August 17, 2017 – Sin — The Garbage of Life
August 10, 2017 – When the Sun Goes Dark
August 03, 2017 – Storm Warnings
July 27, 2017 – Finding the Good
July 20, 2017 – Feed Jake
July 13, 2017 – An Open Door
June 29, 2017 – God Bless America
June 22, 2017 – Wet Concrete
June 15, 2017 – Honor Thy Father
June 08, 2017 – Why attend funerals?
June 01, 2017 – God’s Projects
May 25, 2017 – Sitting is the New Smoking
May 18, 2017 – On the Wrong Side
May 11, 2017 – The ‘OGNIBs’ of Life
May 04, 2017 – Pausing to Care
April 27, 2017 – The Importance of Baptism
April 20, 2017 – The Primacy of Jesus
April 13, 2017 – Easter in a Word — Gone
April 6, 2017 – No to Whining
March 30, 2017 – A Christian Chair!?
March 23, 2017 – Don’t Lose Your Bible in the Digital Dumpster
March 16, 2017 – The Tickle Attack
March 09, 2017 – The Train Follows the Engine
March 02, 2017 – ‘No’ to the Lottery
February 23, 2017 – Mountains Ahead
February 16, 2017 – Salty and Beaming
February 9, 2017 – Flap!
February 2, 2017 – Speech
January 26, 2017 – A Journey through Destruction
January 19, 2017 – Why Doesn’t Good Feel as Good as Bad Feels Bad?!
January 12, 2017 – Welcome to Our World
January 5, 2017 – The Head
December 22, 2016 – Christmas on Sunday
December 15, 2016 – Mess
December 8, 2016 – End of the Year Giving
December 1, 2016 – A Tasmanian Angel
November 24, 2016 – Giving Thanks
November 17, 2016 – A New Leader Is Chosen. Now What…?
November 10, 2016 – Stop and Go
October 27, 2016 – A STATEment of Prayer
October 20, 2016 – Chasing Ghosts
October 13, 2016 – A Mayonnaise Sandwich
October 6, 2016 – Thinking Thursday
September 29, 2016 – The Hostile Hummer
September 22, 2016 – Praying Around the Capitol
September 15, 2016 – The Fire of God
September 8, 2016 – The Roots Tour
September 1, 2016 – Tall Tales About Truth Telling
August 25, 2016 – Wet Lives Matter
August 18, 2016 – Directions from Donkeys
August 11, 2016 – A Short Time to Live
August 4, 2016 – Back to School
July 28, 2016 – When The Welcome Mat Comes to Life
July 21, 2016 – The Welcome Mat
July 14, 2016 – And You Won’t Stink!
June 30, 2016 – When The World is Upside Down
June 23, 2016 – Unfunny
June 16, 2016 – Peanut Power
June 09, 2016 – Clear Vision
May 26, 2016 – Making Memorial Day Memorable
May 19, 2016 – Potty Language
May 12, 2016 – Baptist Buzzards
May 5, 2016 – Triple-A Moms
April 28, 2016 – Language Shift
April 21, 2016 – Attending Funerals
April 14, 2016 – Signs of the Times
April 7, 2016 – The Blinking Cross
March 31, 2016 – Empty
March 24, 2016 – It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
March 17, 2016 – The Escape Plan
March 10, 2016 – Dead Monkeys
March 3, 2016 – Will It Matter That I Was?
February 25, 2016 – Church Greeters
February 18, 2016 – Disappointed
February 11, 2016 – Love
February 4, 2016 – Sadness of Assumptions
January 28, 2016 – One Question
January 21, 2016 – Confidentiality
January 14, 2016 – Timing
January 7, 2016 – Three Seconds
December 31, 2015 – One More Day to Live
December 17, 2015 – God Came to Us
December 10, 2015 – The Coach
December 3, 2015 – Lottie
November 26, 2015 – Orange Cones on the Road of Life
November 19, 2015 – Conquering Complaining
November 12, 2015 – Sniffers in the Church
November 5, 2015 – A Full and Meaningful Life
October 29, 2015 – Off
October 22, 2015 – Butterweeds
October 15, 2015 – The Great Question
October 8, 2015 – Focus on Friendships
October 1, 2015 – The Beauty of Death and Dying
September 24, 2015 – Stump Holes of Life!
September 17, 2015 – Eventually We Grow Up
September 10, 2015 – Same Sex Attraction vs. Marriage in the Bible
September 3, 2015 – Keeping It All Together
August 27, 2015 – Snakeology
August 20, 2015 – Scrap Yard
August 13, 2015 – From Chaotic to Quiet
August 6, 2015 – Growing Up is Not Easy
July 30, 2015 – The Sinking of a Great Ship
July 23, 2015 – The Waiting Room
July 16, 2015 – Battle Plans
July 9, 2015 – Flags Do Matter
June 25, 2015 – Hate Won’t Win
June 18, 2015 – The Trouble with Little Dogs
June 11, 2015 – No Garbage
June 4, 2015 – Aid to See Clearly
May 28, 2015 – A Word Fitly Spoken
May 21, 2015 – The Cicadas Are Singing
May 14, 2015 – Perfect Pitch
May 7, 2015 – There Are Giants in the Land
April 30, 2015 – Hello______
April 23, 2015 – CRS
April 16, 2015 – Ah – Um
April 9, 2015 – A One Talent Rooster
April 2, 2015 – The ‘Whosoever Will’ of Easter
March 26, 2015 – Join the Parade
March 19, 2015 – Magnificent Instructions for March Madness
March 12, 2015 – Summer Camp
March 5, 2015 – The Encouragement of Accomplishment
February 26, 2015 – The Best and Worst States to Live in When You are Old
February 19, 2015 – Kids Will be Kids
February 12, 2015 – A Guy Name Graham
February 5, 2015 – Sneezing, Wheezing and Believing
January 29, 2015 – The “G” Word
January 22, 2015 – Prayer Wars
January 15, 2015 – The Double Bumps of Life
January 8, 2015 – Forgive – A Wonderful Old Thought for a New Year!
December 25, 2014 – What’s New about Your New Year?
December 18, 2014 – The Journey of a Lifetime — Or At Least Almost a Lifetime
December 11, 2014 – The Forgotten Man of Christmas

December 4, 2014 – Getting Used to the Noise

November 27, 2014 – God’s Plan for Marriage

November 20, 2014 – Count Your Blessings

November 13, 2014 – Christian Caregiving

November 6, 2014 – A Broken Wing

October 30, 2014 – Tornado Damage

October 23, 2014 – SIN – The Original Ebola

October 16, 2014 – Double Duty, Double Blessed and Double Blessing

October 9, 2014 – A Picture of the Cooperative Program
October 2, 2014 – The Urgency of Our Work
September 25, 2014 – Kudzu Control
September 18, 2014 – A New President of the International Mission Board
September 11, 2014 – Our Personal Trainer
September 4, 2014 – Paying It Backward
August 28, 2014 – Suicide Sadness
August 21, 2014 – Stripped and Almost Ruined
August 14, 2014 – A Man of Few but Excellent Words
August 7, 2014 – If All of Life Was Downhill
July 31, 2014 – Information, Misinformation, and Hyperinformation
July 24, 2014 – This Little Light of Mine
July 17, 2014 – A Storm Named Didlake
July 10, 2014 – Choosing Where You Want to Live
June 26, 2014 – What Did You Mean When You Said “I Do”?
June 19, 2014 – Increase, Energy and Whynot
June 12, 2014 – Getting the Words in the Right Place
June 5, 2014 – In Search of a Companion
May 29, 2014 – Importance of Scripture
May 22, 2014 – Eyes On the Path
May 15, 2014 – Reflections on Mother’s Day
May 8, 2014 – Questions Asked in Storms
May 1, 2014 – Y’all Bow
April 24, 2014 – An Army of Wonderful Professionals
April 17, 2014 – The Ultimate Warrior
April 10, 2014 – The Beaver Knows
April 3, 2014 – A Word of Encouragement
March 27, 2014 – Bang, Bang in the Bible
March 20, 2014 – What You Leave Behind
March 13, 2014 – Are We There Yet?
March 6, 2014 – Knowing the Truth
February 27, 2014 – Beware of the Dogs
February 20, 2014 – An Audience of One
February 13, 2014 – This Weird and Wonderful Thing Called Love
February 6, 2014 – Crossing a Creek on a Slippery Log
January 30, 2014 – Expiration Date
January 23, 2014 – Good Grief
January 16, 2014 – Human Garbage Cans
January 9, 2014 – Taking Shortcuts
January 2, 2014 – The State of Time
December 19, 2013 – Deflated
December 5, 2013 – One Lady Makes a Difference
November 28, 2013 – Thanks, but No Thanks
November 21, 2013 – #1 Staff Member
November 14, 2013 – Religion Shopping
November 7, 2013 – Lift Up Your Eyes
October 31, 2013 – The Time of Your Life
October 24, 2013 – Health Check 2014
October 17, 2013 – You Still Have Time
October 10, 2013 – Church (Cemetery) Split
October 3, 2013 – One Solitary Leaf
September 26, 2013 – Listening Vessels
September 19, 2013 – Living Below Sea Level
September 12, 2013 – Just Enough to Make You Mad
September 5, 2013 – Work is a Good Thing
August 29, 2013 – In Search of Biblical Marriage
August 22, 2013 – Futral’s 81º Symphony
August 15, 2013 – Addition by Subtraction