Author Archives: Doc Arnett

About Doc Arnett

Native of southwestern Kentucky currently living in Blair, Kansas, with my wife of twenty-five years, Randa. We have, between us, eight children and twenty-one grandkids. We enjoy singing, worship, remodeling and travel.

In the Face of Disturbing News

In the space of the unknown, there is room for sowing seeds of doubt… or of faith. I know which one has a better yield. Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Aging, Christian Devotions, Christian Living, Death & Dying, Family, Poetry, Relationships, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Something Stronger than Blankets

Even when it seems we share nothing more than the road, our concern can reach out to others. Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Against the Bitter Cold

A double-digit below zero wind chill doesn’t remove duty and obligation… but certainly can affect the way we go about them! Continue reading

Posted in Christian Devotions, Christian Living, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Just For a Day

What if today was more than just the first day of the rest of my life? What if I decided that today would be the best day of my life? Continue reading

Posted in Christian Devotions, Christian Living, Relationships, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yes, Dorothy, We’re Still in Kansas

The weather forecast for south central Kansas today isn’t all that cheerful… Doesn’t mean we can’t be, though! Continue reading

Posted in Christian Devotions, Christian Living, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Divine Nourishment

If it is indulgence for garden plants to draw up water, soak up sunshine and take nourishment from the earth, then lunch with a friend is indulgence. A rather vital indulgence, though, don’t you think? Continue reading

Posted in Christian Devotions, Christian Living, Relationships, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The First Gifts of Christmas

It was the poorest visitors to the stable who showed us that the first gifts of Christmas were even finer than gold, frankincense and myrrh. Continue reading

Posted in Christian Devotions, Christian Living, Family, Relationships, Spiritual Contemplation | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment