Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas! The message to the shepherds on the first Christmas morning is still the message that we are proclaiming: For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord (Luke 2:11).  How thankful we are that He was born, died for our sins, and was raised…

Six Men Who Have Powerfully Impacted My Life

This time of the year is a special time for me to stop and think and reflect.  Over the last few days, I have especially been thankful for the men who have had the greatest influences in my life and ministry.  While there are many, six are quite prominent.  Here they are, listed in the…

A Story of Old Age, Answered Prayer, and a Soul Saved

It was almost 70 years ago that a young father tightly hugged his 3 year old daughter, walked away from a failed marriage, and never returned. Years later it would be discovered that he had moved to a far-away state for work and, although attempts were made to reconnect with his daughter, those attempts never…

Racism, Baptists, and the NFL

By now, you likely have read more articles and heard more debate about the NFL kneeling debacle than you care to handle! Are they right? Are they wrong? Should we boycott? Should we just ignore the whole mess? And so forth! While there are many issues surrounding this matter, one of them is certainly a…

FIVE THINGS THAT BOTHER THE DAYLIGHTS OUT OF ME!

FIVE THINGS THAT BOTHER THE DAYLIGHTS OUT OF ME! by Evangelist Dave Young Have you noticed how easily we can become bothered? People can frustrate us. Events can frustrate us. The weather can frustrate us.  Politics can frustrate us. Frustration possibilities abound don’t they? Are you ever bothered?  I am.  And here are five things…