Can America’s racial woes be fixed?

Can America’s racial woes be fixed?

Many of the columns I write face a conundrum; some of the newspapers they appear in carry them within a few days of me sending them in, while some do ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Preparation begins with information

Your parents were there for you when you were born. They’ve been with you through the most important achievements of your life. Now it’s y...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Dem convention must stir, renew interest in Clinton

For Democrats, the upcoming convention in Philadelphia offers a chance to do what Hillary Clinton’s campaign so far has struggled to do.Build ex...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


God’s love is real, true

God’s love is real, true

I am often convicted that the key misunderstanding among Christians that produces qualities of apathy, confusion, legalism, and pride is in the matter...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Living in hope is important for Christians

Living in hope is important for Christians

There are many ways to describe what it takes to be a devout Christian, but perhaps one of the most succinct answers is supplied by the apostle Paul, ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


A breakdown of ‘The Lord’s Prayer’

A breakdown of ‘The Lord’s Prayer’

This week, we’re learning about how God would like us to pray. Even Jesus’ closest friends, the disciples, wanted to know how to pray.The ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Feeling really sad? Here’s how you should react toward God

Feeling really sad? Here’s how you should react toward God

After the five-bypass surgery I had one year ago, one thing I was warned to watch for are feelings of deep sadness.Apparently, that is a common occurr...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Dream your work away

Dream your work away

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.The sleeping patterns throughout my life were as erratic as the four stages of the sleep cyc...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Faithful companion through life’s journey

Enjoying the independence that we have as Americans is a privilege we’ve earned, together. It took the sacrifice of millions of entrepreneurs an...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Shall we gather at the river?

Shall we gather at the river?

I suppose most pastors do not have cigarettes in their office. I currently do. I do not apologize for that, in fact, I am thrilled by it. Please allow...

July 15th, 2016 |