Away

This week I had the wonderful gift of being away. I was away from home, away from phones, away from computers, away. It was good, restful and even fun. I was able to do something I enjoy (fishing) and be with some good friends. At one point the inevitable comment was...

Game of Life

Playing golf has become a source of relaxation and enjoyment for me. But there are a lot of parallels to the life of faith in golf. If you have ever played or watched the sport, you are aware that even the best golfers in the world hit bad shots or are put in a bad...

Stand Guard

Over my years in ministry I have heard many people tell me they knew they will be successful because God had called them to their particular area of ministry.  “God has called therefore God will conquer” is the mentality. I get it. It is a powerful thing to be called...

I Was Born Wrong

I have an incredible love for the outdoors. I grew up camping, fishing, hunting and playing outside most of my childhood. I love the beauty of nature and all that it unfolds before me daily. As a young man I was convinced that I was born in the wrong era. Surely, I...