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.

A Reasonable Imitation

Even if we can’t perfectly duplicate the example of Christ, hopefully we can get close enough that people recognize the pattern. Continue reading

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In Between Storms

Life’s timing doesn’t always coincide with our schedule so it’s important to do what we gotta do and then do what we wanna do. Continue reading

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Fresh Concrete Ain’t No Place for a Barefoot Contessa!

Working fresh concrete while barefooted can sure help keep your shoes clean… but… there is a downside! Continue reading

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Above the Void

Once the foundations are destroyed, even concrete will collapse. Personality without character and culture without substance cannot endure. Continue reading

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Ups and Downs

In a world of constant change it’s important to maintain a positive focus. Continue reading

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Payback

Payback Years ago, when our drive home from eating out required fifteen miles of narrow, winding road, a car pulled up close behind us, lights on bright. It stayed close and the lights stayed on bright. There was a time … Continue reading

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Sticking With It

Years ago, another school principal and I were discussing the prides and perils of school administration.  Talk turned, as administrator talk inevitably turns, to the subject of teachers.  “You know,” she mused, “I think a big part of success in … Continue reading

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Last Monday Morning in March

The first hard glare of a fireball sun
breaks out from behind a blue-slate cloud. Continue reading

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A Mighty Fine Hello

Don’t you love how reunions with old friends make you feel like you just saw each other last week? Continue reading

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God in the Tulips

From microscopic to galactic, our universe declares that it has been shaped by a God of Power and Beauty. Continue reading

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