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Blessings Through Action (BTA) has been blessed with Alysa Evenson’s insight and energy almost from the very beginning. She relayed the following delicious “tidbit” of a Soul Snack not long ago and I am happy to pass it along: “A guest pastor was recently...

In 1492 Columbus Sailed the Ocean Blue

We all know the tune. “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue…” sung by school children for generations when learning about the discovery of America. Christopher Columbus has fallen out of favor of late in the cold glare of political correctness and the realistic...

Pray For an Unbeliever

Now a certain woman named Lydia heard us. She was a seller of purple from the city of Thyatira, who worshiped God. The Lord opened her heart to heed the things spoken by Paul. – Acts 16:14 We are saved by grace through faith, and though God extends his grace for...

Judge Not

An Alabama mother encountered a rude letter in her mailbox explaining that her wild lawn needed to be cut. The letter said, “Your eyesore is affecting the resale value of our homes,” the note states. “Who wants to buy a house near you and look at that daily? It does...

Old Friends

I heard an old Simon and Garfunkel song on the oldies radio station the other day. Old Friends. It is an autobiographical song about the songster’s friendship- projecting what it would look like many years down the road, “sitting on a park bench like...