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    Clarity About Charity

    12.13.17 | Weekly Article | by Dr. Hayes Wicker

    In 1950, Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity with twelve workers in Calcutta, India. They expanded their work to 4,500 workers around the world. She said that she came to “Extend charity to the hungry, the naked, the homeless...

      Celebrating Christmas Volunteers

      12.06.17 | Weekly Article | by Dr. Hayes Wicker

      As I do some shopping around town, I occasionally pass someone ringing a bell representing the Salvation Army. I am grateful for their efforts and remember back to a time when I preached to the Salvation Army in Phoenix at Christmas time and had...

        But for the Grace of God

        11.29.17 | Weekly Article | by Dr. Hayes Wicker

        A prominent English preacher, John Bradford, supposedly uttered a remark upon seeing a condemned criminal ascend his scaffold of execution: “But for the grace of God, there go I.” God’s grace has blessed all of us who have come...

          Naples Christmas Celebration

          11.20.17 | Weekly Article | by Dr. Hayes Wicker

          It is that time of year again. As the familiar song declares, “It's the most wonderful time of the year.” That is not true because of the lights on the trees, the glitter of the ornaments, the taste of the food, or even the presents...

            Give Thanks

            11.15.17 | Weekly Article | by Dr. Hayes Wicker

            Rudyard Kipling was the most famous British author of the Victorian Era and one of the wealthiest writers of his century. The author of The Jungle Book was approached by a newspaper reporter who said: “Mr. Kipling, I just read that somebody...

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