Author Archives: Doc Arnett

About Doc Arnett

Native of southwestern Kentucky currently living in Ark City, Kansas, with my wife of twenty-nine years, Randa. We have, between us, eight children and twenty-eight grandkids. We enjoy singing, worship, remodeling and travel.

Be Still and Know

Early morning sun backlighting spring maple trees and making the lawn sparkle… Ah, God is good! Continue reading

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Love Like Gentle Rain

I love these days of gentle rain and soft showers… Continue reading

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A Good Hike, Unruined

It is a good habit in life to refuse to let disappointment ruin good experiences. Continue reading

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Career Changes

Knocking my head against the floorboard of an ’86 Chevy Celebrity led to buying my first pair of eyeglasses… Continue reading

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Tough Plantings

Does planting tomatoes in a parking lot prove I’m desperate or determined? Or just dumber than a cracked rock? Continue reading

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Improving the Foundation

Just in case you’ve ever wondered: stuffing insulation into a big hole does not properly repair a broken foundation! Continue reading

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The First Warm Evening of Spring

A warm evening, good chili, a nice dog, a woman you love and a full moon… ahh, life is good. Continue reading

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Blooms After the Freeze

Although the hard freeze killed the tomato plants, the peach tree still managed some fresh blooms! Hope and healing can follow disappointment. Continue reading

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The Angel Bump

Ever have a bit of unexpected help at just the right time? That’s the “angel bump!” Continue reading

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Intentional Thoughts

A few days of warmer weather can make dull the memory of bitter nights. Rehearsing the good can cause the bad to fade away… Continue reading

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