Lessons Learned from Illness

February 26, 2017 — Thomas R. Bancroft Readings: Proverbs 4: 20-26; Mt. 8: 5-17   This life lesson is about what I’ve learned from illness and injury. Knowing something of my background, the Pastor asked me to give this talk. So, let me first list my illnesses in alphabetical order: Alcoholism, arthritis, aortic aneurism, adrenal […]

Why I Read

September 18, 2016 — Tom Bancroft   I have never thought of reading as a hobby. When I was thinking of writing something on a hobby, I thought –I don’t hunt or fish, I don’t play golf, I don’t collect stamps- maybe I don’t have any hobbies. It was only when I thought about what […]