Author Archives: Pastor Dave

About Pastor Dave

Until my retirement 2 years ago, I pastored an independent Bible church in Northwest Montana for nearly 38 years. During that time I also helped establish a Christian school, and a Bible Camp. I am married and have children and grandchildren. The Wisdom of the Week devotional is an outgrowth of my desire to share what God is doing in my life and in our world, and to challenge you to be a part.

“Mistake Out”

While attending college at Montana State University in Bozeman, I had to take a class in “technical writing.”  All the papers we handed in had to be typewritten and could not contain any misspelled words or typos. Well, this was … Continue reading

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Value of Life

     It is interesting that the third Sunday of January, designated by President Ronald Reagan as “National Sanctity of Human Life Day” should be followed by the third Monday in January which, beginning in 1986, has been set aside to … Continue reading

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No Pieces Left

  When I was working for Hyster Company in Portland, Oregon, I once decided that I could fix a clock we had at home that had failed to work.  I thought, “Hey, I’m an engineer, I can do this!”  Well, … Continue reading

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Spiritual Fitness

As we begin a new year and a new decade, many have made renewed commitments to work on their physical fitness through diet and exercise plans. And most likely, some of them have already broken their New Year’s resolutions!  It … Continue reading

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Speechless

Have you ever been speechless? I suppose all of us have at times been unable to express our feelings of sorrow, joy, love confusion, or admiration—times when words just don’t seem adequate.       When the Creator of the universe came … Continue reading

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Life Expectancy

This last week I heard on the Moody station that we listen to (KMBI) that the life expectancy in the United States has declined each year for the past three years.  You would think with all our medical advancements and … Continue reading

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Right Thinking

Ever wonder about what amazing minds and brain power Adam and Eve must have had, especially prior to their disobedience in the Garden when sin entered the world, and as a result the beginning of aging and ultimate physical death?  … Continue reading

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