15 Books

I sat at my desk and thought about all the book titles that were rolling around in my heart.  I came up with 15 titles, complete with outlines.I have written one and self published it.  At present I'm working on two more.  One is a...

What Are They Thinking?

The explosion of knowledge has brought both clarity and confusion.  The volume of information available to most people in the US is staggering.  One can literally learn about anything imaginable and find a multitude of things they would never imagine on their own.What is a...

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Tragic Triggers

I am on social media daily.  This past week was a difficult week. Friends were posting about the couple that beat their precious three year old son to death over a period of three days because he refused his breakfast.  The pictures recovered from the...

What’s at Stake

Votes matter, but they are slow and often deceptive.A person may convince us that they are in line with our core principles, only to cave when there is social pressure.The politics of access is a dangerous thing.  Aligning with a person or group because they...

My Life in 1,000 Words

When we meet people, we usually get a snapshot of their lives as they are in the present.  Sometimes they reveal where they were born or where they spent the early years of their lives. Depending on the circumstances, we get a picture of them...

Every Little Thing You Do

Most of us in the US are bombarded by choices every day.In a culture losing the ability to discern right from wrong, too many people are choosing to create their own reality, rather than recognize the hard truths around them.  We have lost our way...

Without Spot…

The night before I was scheduled to speak at my church's ProLife Sunday, I had a dream.  In the dream, I was entering a church building for an event with a lot of people, a crowd really.  There was about five feet of space between...

Calling You out

The Church is like to moon.The Church, meaning the entire body of humans that trust Jesus as Savior by the grace of God, is supposed to reflect the Son.  We, as we grow in the knowledge of Him, start to think more like Him and...

Reaching In to Reach Out

If you have a church background of any Evangelical type, outreach is a word that you know well.There are so many types of outreaches: large and small events, ongoing service in the community, benevolence funds and projects, special featured guests that bring awareness or attention...

Whose Watching?

When we were little, we were supervised.  As we grew, in school and around our homes, there was less supervision.  As adults, some of us have very little supervision.  It may seem like there is no time when you are not alone, if you have...