MAKING A DIFFERENCE . . . from a distance!

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Georgia Boys Returns to Millersburg, Ohio to Make A Difference From a Distance Who thinks about a lift gate for a box truck the entire Christmas break? Not many people and possibly only if you are expecting a really heavy gift that requires special delivery. Well that is not the case in this situation. I actually cannot get my mind… Continue Reading MAKING A DIFFERENCE . . . from a distance!

Expectations, Obedience & Crossroads

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EXPECTATIONS From inside it is all good, but I am thinking how the impact of 16 degrees felt when we put our “Georgia Boots” down on the season’s first snowfall. From Miss Yoder’s Kitchen to Jitter’s Coffee Shop, all the locals kept telling us just wait until next month. Therein lies the thrill of expectation. Not just within the curiosity… Continue Reading Expectations, Obedience & Crossroads

Christmas Lights, Smores and More!

Christwalk in the Valley entrance sign decorated for Christmas

I can remember as a kid always wanting to find a place with lots of Christmas lights, snow, hot chocolate and a fire – basically everything that sets the mood for what I dreamed of being the perfect place for Christmas to unravel. Years later, when Donna and I started our own family, I can remember still looking from one… Continue Reading Christmas Lights, Smores and More!

Moments and Milestones In Ministry

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A guest at Christwalk in the Valley recently took a picture of our property during his stay and included this quote by Rose Kennedy, “life is not a matter of milestones but of moments.” As I reflected on this for several days, I have enjoyed both the beauty of the picture and the truth of the words. While we all… Continue Reading Moments and Milestones In Ministry

No Longer A Slave

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The Bible says a person is a slave to whatever has mastered them. In this blog, I want to discuss how the enemy will use a “fixation” on certain things or people in our lives to become a physical, mental, emotional or spiritual problem for us. I will zero in on one specific hang-up and it is a “food fixation.”… Continue Reading No Longer A Slave

Sounds Like You Need A RETREAT!

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Life can be difficult and seem overwhelming at times, so maybe you need to get away from your normal surroundings to clear your head. Sounds like you need a retreat! Jobs can be stressful, not to mention the traffic you drive through each day to get there or the people you deal with at work. Sounds like you need a… Continue Reading Sounds Like You Need A RETREAT!

What Every Man Can Learn . . . from Barbie, Mama & Church Ladies

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What Every Man Can Learn . . . Donna and I have been married for 31 years, and during that time, she has taught me a lot about women. I also have learned many things about ladies from my mother, who will be turning 81 in July. Helping raise two beautiful daughters mature into young women has added to my… Continue Reading What Every Man Can Learn . . . from Barbie, Mama & Church Ladies

“Christwalk in the Valley” Opens Every Door To The Neighbors

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Our Invitation To You! The first ever Open House at Christwalk in the Valley will take place Sunday, March 24, 2019. From 2 pm until 6 pm, we are inviting our neighbors, local business owners and all surrounding churches to come visit and see what the Valley offers. Please make plans to drop-in and walk through all our cabins, the… Continue Reading “Christwalk in the Valley” Opens Every Door To The Neighbors

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME -Christwalk in the Valley is a Gift from God

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Make a Wish and Blow Out the Candles As I reflect on everything the Lord has done through Christwalk Ministries since October 2016, I am blown away. It is way more than a wish come true. However, I should not be so surprised because this is what he promised our family, if we would just trust Him and come to… Continue Reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME -Christwalk in the Valley is a Gift from God

A New Name and A New Thing

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A New Encounter We are encountering “a new thing” at the Valley, and it is our desire to share this encounter with you! Our new name is now “Christwalk in the Valley!” The 60-acres of gorgeous mountain property we invite you to will literally renew your soul. While staying here with us, you will enjoy cozy accommodations, delicious meals and… Continue Reading A New Name and A New Thing