J Some of you may recall the television series Happy Days (which aired from 1974-1984 and depicted “a sweet vision of life in the 1950s and early 1960s” mid-America). One of the characters on the show was named Fonzie. He was the “bad guy with a good heart” but he had one problem. The Fonz… Read More God Makes It Easy to Say “I Was Wrong”
Growing up, and even on into my adult years, I was always aware that I wasn’t “enough” – holy enough, good enough, perfect enough, worthy enough, anything enough. When I got saved at 12, I knew I was going to heaven, but. Nothing could get rid of the feeling of not being good enough, clean… Read More LIDT: You Are Forgiven: Yes, Even From THAT
Dunking Time Today we celebrate fathers. Even though Joshua’s father moved to heaven two months ago, he still honors Leland W. Loyd on this day. My dad, G. Wayne Cook, moved in 2004 but he had great impact on Joshua (and, of course, me). Leland was an incredible father – but he really didn’t start… Read More Happy Father’s Day Leland Loyd and Wayne Cook
Leland W Loyd November 1951 – 2021 Leland Loyd was born November 23,1951, in Laclede County, Missouri. He married the love of his life, Nan Cook, in 1994. He suddenly went on to heaven far too soon. Leland was an amazing husband, father, grandfather, and friend who will be missed very much. He worked at Arkansas Nuclear One… Read More Leland W Loyd Obit
I used to believe God was waiting for me to make a mistake so He could (figuratively) thump me on the head. I used to feel He had to be disappointed in me. The most amazing revelation I ever had of God is that HE LOVES ME. He really does love me UNCONDITIONALLY. He isn’t expecting me to disappoint… Read More Does God Always Love You?