Way Isolated — The Preacher Pollard Blog

Wednesday’s Column: Third’s Words Gary Pollard What do Svalbard, Norway, Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska, and Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland have in common? They’re all cold, isolated, beautiful, and quiet. Their remoteness alone is what drives at least part of their economies! The absence of “noise” is extremely attractive to a lot of people. Getting away from all […]Continue reading “Way Isolated — The Preacher Pollard Blog”

Bragging On The Shepherd — The Preacher Pollard Blog

Tuesday’s Column: Dale Mail Dale Pollard   Have you ever been in the habit of praying the same prayer over and over again? You’ve said that prayer as a child and it’s so familiar to you that it just rolls off the tongue. It can seem robotic and maybe this is how we read Psalm […]Continue reading “Bragging On The Shepherd — The Preacher Pollard Blog”

Handling the Pressure — BP’s Fuel For Thought

(William Beebe (pictured left) and Frederick Otis Barton, Jr. standing next to the bathysphere) For ages, people have wondered what was on the ocean floor.  On August 15, 1934, Otis Barton and William Beebe came closer than ever before. On that day, they descended to a depth of 3,028 feet into the dark ocean, a […]Continue reading “Handling the Pressure — BP’s Fuel For Thought”