Chances are you checked your calendar this morning making mental notes of your meetings and appointments. You probably have an idea of what your day will look like. And if
I grew up singing the great hymns of Wesley, Newton, Spafford, and others. But “And Can it Be” is my favorite. It became indearing to me during college. There was
My son Zack recently got engaged. He prayed and planned, dreamed and schemed, and finally popped the question in a very romantic and creative fashion. Marital customs are very
My pastor preached a great message this past Sunday that triggered some thoughts and a memory. It a scene that is seared in my mind and etched on my
Back in 1998, I had an opportunity to hear George Hunter III speak. That day he futher unpacked the story I posted on Monday. Hunter had just written a book called, The
Imagine being kidnapped as a teenager. You are taken far from home to a land where you don’t understand the culture or even speak the language. You’re sold to a
We were serving together at a traditionally strong and healthy church. I was still very young and learning what it meant to lead. One day we were talking about the
My mentor, Jim, poured far more into me than he realized. It has been over 24 years since we first met and his investment in me is still bearing fruit.