Inward Religion

By Ward Shope As I was reading outside in the tiled “yard”, I heard the deafening call to prayer begin...

My Family’s Story

By Ward Shope Several months ago, I sat speaking to my 91-year-old mother about family history.  Over the years, I’ve...

On My Own

By Ward Shope Recently, in consecutive church membership interviews, Kevin and I addressed the question, “Why should a believer officially...

Send in the Clouds

By Debbie Shope The clouds in New Hampshire have a fearsome beauty.  The mountains themselves are magnificent and formidable, of...