What is a Saint?
WHAT IS A SAINT? I preached at the First United Methodist Church in Ozark, AL, in November 2020. I shared that one of the most unusual things that has happened... more »https://johnedmathison.org/what-is-a-saint/
Lemons, Limes, and Life
LEMONS, LIMES, AND LIFE Life is lived daily. When you look at things each day, what do you see? Two people can look at the same thing and see something... more »https://johnedmathison.org/lemons-limes-and-life/
What Day is Thanksgiving?
WHAT DAY IS THANKSGIVING? Thanksgiving is not a day on the calendar but rather an attitude towards life. I think it was Mark Twain who said we ought not to... more »https://johnedmathison.org/what-day-is-thanksgiving/
COUNT CORRECTLY What we count in life is a reflection of our attitude and focus. A life out of focus counts the wrong things and produces an unhealthy attitude. Counting... more »https://johnedmathison.org/count-correctly/
MINISTRY PARTNER I met Joe Pat Cox when we were in high school and attended a church youth camp. We had a lot of similar interests in athletics, Christian ministry,... more »https://johnedmathison.org/ministry-partner/
AWESOME ATTITUDE Attitude in life is so important. I’m convinced that our attitude is more important than the circumstances that we have to face. We have little or no control... more »https://johnedmathison.org/awesome-attitude/
Little Things Build Big Partnerships
LITTLE THINGS BUILD BIG PARTNERSHIPS Little things mean a lot. Most big things are made up of a lot of little things working together. Don’t ever get so big in... more »https://johnedmathison.org/little-things-build-big-partnerships/
ATHLETIC ACCOMPLISHMENTS COVID-19 has provided a platform for some people to really excel in athletics in unbelievable ways. They are turning the tough times into terrific things! Here are four... more »https://johnedmathison.org/athletic-accomplishments/
A More Perfect Union
A MORE PERFECT UNION On November 3rd, leaders at many levels of government will be elected. We have that election because our forefathers saw elections as a vital part of... more »https://johnedmathison.org/a-more-perfect-union/
Focus On What God Can Do
FOCUS ON WHAT GOD CAN DO During tough times, it’s easy to focus on how bad things are and forget how big God is. Your focus has a big influence... more »https://johnedmathison.org/focus-on-what-god-can-do/