Driving around town the other day I saw a car too heavily plastered with bumper stickers. As you might gather, I’m not big on bumper stickers. Totally a personal opinion, nothing more. This particular car had a lot of what would be defined as feminist stickers. This car also had stuck to it a badge […]Read more "Bad Bumper Sticker: “Against abortion? Get a Vasectomy.” … Really!?"
Ravi Zacharias was preaching recently and he quoted a portion of a poem I had never heard. It had special significance to me as I reflect on a year that recently ended as well as a year recently begun. The poem is called “God Knows” and was written by Minnie Louise Haskins. Here is what […]Read more "“Safer than a known way”"
I’ve never seen the play “Rent”, yet I’m indebted to it because now I can sing that five-hundred-twenty-five-thousand-six-hundred more minutes of my life have come and gone (was I supposed to hyphenate all that??????). And now, I want to briefly reflect on this year and comment on a “resolution” for the year to come. What […]Read more "One year to review, another to preview"
Today, I listened to a broadcast from Focus on the Family. This broadcast included the fascinating, humbling and encouraging story of Dr. Scott Walt. At the end of the broadcast, Dr. Walt said something that hit me like a ton of bricks. He said this about following Christ: “It’s not complicated. It’s just hard.” Amen. […]Read more "Not complicated. Just hard."
Psalm 127:3 says, “Children are a blessing and a gift from the Lord.” How true this verse has become recently! Their smiles and their early attempts at laughter can turn any frown upside down. Sure, lack of sleep is difficult, but those days are not a numerous as I would’ve assumed before our daughter arrived. […]Read more "Children are a blessing."