The Black Eye: An Easter Message

There it was, my worst nightmare: The ugliest face in the dramatic presentation was not the devil's. It was . . . Mine!It all started like this:Our church was sponsoring the program, "Heavens Gates, Hell's Flames" for Easter weekend, but during the Good Friday...

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The Catch Me! Game

When my youngest daughter was approximately two and a half years old, she would climb to the top of the stairs and yell, "Catch me, daddy!" And jump, having the faith and the assurance that indeed her daddy would catch her. Now that my youngest daughter has a daughter...

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Dedicated to the Cause

She started in middle school and continued through high school-even when she couldn't breathe.My daughter loved all sports but was only involved in two-cross country and track. As soon as school was over, the team assembled for stretches before beginning their daily...

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A Different Season

"There is a time for everything. He has made everything beautiful in its time. I know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it." Ecclesiastes 3:1, 11, 14We strolled casually along, crunching dry leaves...

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The Expert

Proverbs 16:3 "Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and your plans will succeed." NIVWe had been trying to get satellite TV for five years. Several knowledgeable people had spent much time seeking to locate the signal for our dish but failure always ensued. We even...

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Eyes on Me

Galatians 5:7 - You ran well. Who hindered you from obeying the truth? (NKJV)Every day, I walk my dog, Sparky, down a long trail with woods on both sides. It's good exercise for both of us. He loves to sniff around and run back and forth while I just sort of plod...

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Grand Theft

1 Corinthians 6:19b-20a - You are not your own ... for you were bought at a price. (NKJV)Sitting in a booth in a Shari's Restaurant the other day with a friend, I looked outside as someone's car alarm was blaring incessantly. I wondered what was taking the guy in the...

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