How Willing Are You to Take a Risk?

How willing are you to take a risk? Both of my grandsons like to build things from wood and like tools. Avry, now 16, would ask for gift cards to Lowe’s building center when he was 10 or 11. Sammy is 7 and loves to build things with me. A couple of years ago, I…

Learning to Walk

As I near my fifties, I am more aware than ever that life changes are all around no matter who you are or what stage of life you are in. You watch a baby learn to walk or a high school senior walk across a graduation stage. A middle age friend you know is walking…

You Matter

You Matter Kindergarten cop was a great movie. I don’t know if you feel like that on Sunday when the preacher gets up and begins to talk about the Bible, and it’s my hope that you don’t while choosing to worship with us at LCC.  Sometimes when we read the Bible we can read it…

Chinese Food

It’s spring break this week, and the majority of our youth ministry students are out on vacation. So I sent a Facebook message to a LeTourneau University student that I’ve been meaning to connect with: “Hey dude, I’m Brent Stafford the youth minister at LCC, want to grab lunch this week?  I’ll eat anything, what…

Does a clay pot argue with its maker? by Bob Sieh

  Somewhere in this block of 1X1X3.5 inch wood there is a caricature rabbit. As a hobbyist woodcarver, I have to let it out.  Both my son, Jeff, and I started carving last year. Quite a challenge. You have to think in 3D. It is a slow process for me but I love it. Jeff…