A third party set up a meeting between me and another man recently, and neither one of us knew exactly why.  When he handed me his business card, what caught my attention was the title beneath his name: “Generosity Monk.” …

Imagine checking up on a loved one on Facebook and seeing “Dear Jesus, get me through this day…” as their profile.  This was a recent Facebook posting of our oldest daughter who is away at college and my first impulse…

For the past couple months, there has been one thing that God continues to bring to mind that, I pray, is causing the sharpening of my relationship with Him to grow. This comes from what I’ve been teaching the students…

I had lunch recently with a friend and fellow pastor. We shared what has been going on with our families and ministries the last few months. He and his family faced some big challenges in 2010: the sickness and death…

Sometimes we need reminding of some of the most elemental truths of our beliefs.  One of these truths is stated in the title of this writing.  It seems so obvious, but when we are faced with a huge or scary…