Say “Amen”, Somebody!

"For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal..."

My wife had our little 4-year old foster boy at Chick-Fil-A this week for lunch. While they were eating, a police officer came and sat in the booth across from them. Suddenly, this little hispanic boy stiffened up, looking frightened. My wife gently asked him, “You don’t like police men?” He shook his head “no”. […]

The Day After Father’s Day

I didn't get my card until Monday, but the real present came early...

Earlier this week, my teenage son decided, on his own, not to move out and go to a college far away. We talked until 1am the other night. I didn’t lecture him, just listened. He came to it all on his own…though he has no idea how hard mom and I have been praying. He’ll […]

Two Roads

When you call yourself a "Christian", what does that mean?

“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—  I took the one less traveled by,  And that has made all the difference.”  Robert Frost There’re lots of opinions out there. And every now and then, someone is going to pummel you with theirs… A young friend talked to me about a conversation she’d had with […]