Isn’t it Strange…How Strange People Are?

Posted on June 29, 2013

Isn’t it strange… - How $20 seems like a lot when you give to the church but a small amount when you go shopping? - How 2 hours seems so long at church but so short at the movies? - That you can’t …

Getting HIGH on Law

Posted on May 14, 2013

In the last 2 posts we tried to find a wise balance between the Christian principles of freedom and law, then applied that Christian wisdom to the debate on guns and gay marriage. Today I would like to guide us …

Boston Bombing’s Link to the End Times

Posted on April 26, 2013

We have another example of what I just wrote about: the Western dominance of “rights” over responsibility. (Read “When Rights Are Wrong” post.) I was saddened to hear the news of the Boston marathon bombing which injured 176 people …

Why I Haven’t Been Blogging

Posted on August 28, 2012

I have been working on my third book. WHY DID I WRITE IT? For 20 years I didn’t know how to live. I wasn’t sure who I was and what I was meant to do. Then suddenly, everything changed as …

The Job Description of a Child – Part 3

Posted on August 12, 2012

Another golden moment in parenting came when we were on our way to church one day. Two babies strapped in their individual baby seats, Mama driving, and Papa going over his notes to preach on a weekend service. Inevitably there …

The Job Description of a Child – Part 2

Posted on August 10, 2012

There comes a golden moment when you as a parent can step back and bask in the joy of having birthed and raised a helpful human being. When was that moment was for us? When Alexis began, on her own …

6 Levels of Compatibility

Posted on August 7, 2012

“How do I know if he or she is the one?” Use dating as a time to qualify someone for all of you. Dating is an interview for a lifetime position. In this third installment on dating and relationships, I want …

What Makes Couples Stay Together or Split Apart

Posted on August 5, 2012

In my last post to you, I shared this thought: People marry because they are compatible. People divorce because they think they are incompatible. It’s as simple as that. Why would so many couples who loved each other and thought …

7 Apps to Organize Your Life

Posted on July 30, 2012

I’m writing you from my new laptop ~ the Macbook Pro with Retina. It used to take me a couple of days to set up a new computer, but now I’m getting better and picker about what I put into …

The Elevator Pitch

Posted on July 27, 2012

Dear Austin, Everybody should have something of value to contribute to others – the thing you love to create is called your “passion” and telling people about it is called “selling”. Without sales or marketing, no one would know what …

Is He or She the One?

Posted on July 24, 2012

Given the high divorce rate in the world and the church (there’s no difference), singles and dating couples should go into marriage wide-eyed and understand what brings people together and what breaks them apart. People marry because they are compatible. …

How to Find More Time

Posted on July 22, 2012

I have many books I want to read; as each day ends, I wonder how will I ever find the time to read them all? I have a little secret I want to tell you that will instantly give you …