Category Archives: News

MLK50 Reflections

Myself, along with my co-workers at FCC, had the privilege of attending a conference in Memphis this past Tuesday and Wednesday, commemorating the 50 year memorial of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. The conference was co-sponsored by The Ethics … Continue reading

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Two Observations

While I have changed a lot of my thinking over the years, I still consider myself to be a conservative when it comes to my theology. My views on a lot of social issues, however, are considered liberal by most … Continue reading

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The First Time I Saw Her

The first time I saw her, I was 15 and she was 14. It was the first day of a new school year. My attraction to her was immediate. Several weeks later we were an “item.” In November of that … Continue reading

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Strike Against Syria

Three caveats before proceeding. I am a struggling pacifist. What that means is I wish I were a pacifist, but the evils of using chemical weapons to kill innocent children, women, and men, make it difficult for me to conclude a … Continue reading

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It’s Early Monday Morning

I woke up early this morning. In fact, for some reason, every day for the last week or so, I have been waking up at 4:30am. I have tried to go back to sleep, but decided that God must be … Continue reading

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Fake News

There is a lot in the news about fake news. What I don’t understand is, Am I supposed to believe the news about fake news or am I supposed to believe the fake news about the news. What is fake … Continue reading

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Deactivated

Last week I deactivated my Facebook account. What that means is that very few people will read my blog unless you share it on your Facebook wall. (Please do so if you feel so inclined.) I am not saying I … Continue reading

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I’m Tired

It has been a long week and I am tired. I am tired of all the violence. Every June, our church takes a team to Tegucigalpa, Honduras for a week of medical/evangelism missions. While there we partner with World Gospel … Continue reading

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Weep With Those Who Weep

It has been a difficult 24-plus hours. I was at church, setting up and getting ready for worship when I heard the news about what had happened in Orlando at the Pulse Nightclub. It was probably 7:30am. The first report … Continue reading

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My Vote

Today is Super Tuesday. So far this election cycle has been a travesty. For several years I have been crying out that we need a legitimate third party. Our two party system is broken, and our country is more divided … Continue reading

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