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October 18, 2019

What are the giants that threaten the Christian Church today?  Atheism?  Secularism?  Materialism?  Self-indulgence?  Ego?  Immorality?  Lethargy and Apathy?  A culture of death and violence?  A context of division and hatred?  An aging church?  The lack of resources?...

January 5, 2019

Tucked away in the corner of a Chick-fil-A I visited recently was a not-so-typical accessory of a fast-food restaurant.  On the way to the kids’ play area; across from the napkin, straw and ketchup station; pressed between tables for customers was an electric piano.


May 18, 2018

A Santa Fe High School student commented, “It's been happening everywhere.  I always felt eventually it would happen here, too.”  The inevitability of hurt and destruction permeated this young person’s heart and soul.  Tragically, her fears were realized.  The words of...

April 17, 2018

Bill Hybels’ sudden resignation from Willow Creek Church and the Willow Creek Association has shaken the evangelical community and has provided yet another reason for a disillusioned culture not to trust organized religion.   

Many lessons can be learned from the W...

March 21, 2018

How do you make sense of the Florida bridge collapse?  Five of the victims just happened to be in vehicles under the 950-ton structure when it gave way.  In split-seconds, their lives were gone.  In the blink of an eye, their loved ones were catapulted into heartbreak....

February 14, 2018

This week, I met a remarkable person.  She and her husband have two beautiful children.  Their oldest, a daughter, has Rett Syndrome.  It’s a rare non-inherited genetic disorder that slowly impacts a child’s abilities to walk, speak, eat and even breathe.  Their little...

January 12, 2018

When heartbreak’s heavy paws are pushing on your chest, when its foul breath is choking life out of you, and when its sharp claws are threatening to tear you apart, you need something to defend yourself.  You need a tool to tame what seems to be an untamable beast.

I wa...

December 29, 2017

My goal is not to depress you or to force you to endure an insufferable journey through dark and dismal events.  By revisiting the deep and muck-filled trenches of my own grief, I hope to help you understand how I could write accurately about the dark valleys and deep...

December 18, 2017

Someone asked me recently how I could write about grief and loss in a way that seemed like I really “got it.”  The question made me realize that I should probably share some of my personal journey of experiencing heartbreak—my vantage point for mining the depths of ang...

December 2, 2017

Matt Lauer.  Garrison Keillor.  Add them to the growing list of men who have been hurtful, domineering, abusive, and careless toward women.  Add them to the anonymous reservoir of gratuitous cads who have victimized and continue to victimize countless women.  The publi...

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