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 Call to Repentance

We are in a mess, aren’t we? Murder is so often in the news it sounds almost normal.  Adultery is glamorized and glorified in commercial after commercial and in one television program after another.  Homosexuality is applauded along with transgenderism and every other kind of morally questionable “ism” as well.  Divorce is so common-place that…

Are We Training Our Children? Part 3

Shouldn’t all of us be training our children? The Bible is filled with stories of hurting and broken and dysfunctional families. Remember Eli?  He failed to restrain his sons and in the very midst of the work of the temple his own sons did not even know God! Remember David? He failed to impart wisdom…

Are You Training Your Children? Part 2

Shouldn’t all of us be training our children? It may be that we are living in a time that is unparalleled as to challenges facing the home and family.  The internet has added challenges that no generation has had to face. Things like the amount of debt carried by the average family, work schedules where…

Are You Training Your Children? Part 1

Shouldn’t all of us be training our children?  Lately I have observed several unfortunate parent-child situations.  One was on a plane where a two year old screamed in anger for 6 hours.  Her parents simply ignored her!  The rest of us tried.  Another was a social media video of a parent chuckling happily and ooo-ing…