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.

Training Time

Seeing the challenges and frustrations in our lives as training for greater spirituality doesn’t make them fun; it can help us appreciate them more. Continue reading

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About the Neighbors

When it comes to quality of life, the neighborhood you live in might be more important than the city… Continue reading

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The Blessing of Frustration

Sometimes, it’s through the blessing of frustration that we find a better way of doing things. Continue reading

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The Noise of Hope

While I certainly believe there should be a sense of reverence, a church doesn’t have to sound like a funeral home. Continue reading

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A Calm and Hopeful Fog

In the dense closeness of last night’s fog, I could imagine angels singing to shepherds in the mist… Continue reading

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A Better Light

There are times in life where there is no easy, pleasant way to make things better. That might be exactly when the effort matters most. Continue reading

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Tougher Than the Weather

Never underestimate the power of showing up… especially when it would be easy not to… Continue reading

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