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?
Above you are looking at a spoon I found in a box I got at an auction. It is silver and totally tarnished. To some people, it looks like a complete loss, a waste, worthless. This is how some people perceive themselves in life – as a total waste and worthless. You often hear, “What… Read More Grace and Tea: God’s Plan for Us
If you are on social media, watch television, read the headlines on msn or other websites, then you have noticed a change in people’s attitudes that is not necessarily for the good. People are “letting it all hang out” and blowing up the internet with their opinions without mercy and with ugly words of hatred… Read More What About Love?