It could also could be said that “misery needs company” or that suffering needs fellow sufferers. Something happened yesterday that reminded me of that fact.
There are some good reasons why God didn’t choose someone more qualified to write the Bible than the questionable characters that I shared about…
What’s even more curious about the Bible is that it was written by people who did bad things—actually in quite a few cases, very bad things…
Do you know what sin that C.S. Lewis thought was the apex of evil? To give you a hint, it wasn’t adultery, over consumption of alcohol or anger. It was religious hypocrisy.
The humble will inherit the only earth that matters. Forever. And they’ll always be with the One who has no comparison.
Poetry really isn’t the craze it once was. Rhyming poetry is even less in vogue. Still, nonetheless, here’s a poem I recently wrote and a rhyming one at that. I think what draws me to poetry is how so much emotion and meaning can fit into such a small space. It’s like you take a […]
“But they were looking for a better place, a heavenly homeland. That is why God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared a city for them.” Hebrews 11:16 (NLT) I’ve lived in eight different towns, two countries, and have been homeless for a short time in my life. No matter […]
Years ago on a summer afternoon, my younger brother played in a little league game. None of my siblings or parents remembers how well he played or how the team did. Even so, none of us will ever forget that day. The game ended and we went home and began eating a late lunch. Soon, […]
My three-year-old son got himself into trouble this morning. First, he dumped my wife’s decorative sprinkles all over the floor (several different kinds). While enjoying his forbidden snack, he grabbed ahold of a starfish and broke it. You’re probably not surprised that my wife wasn’t at all happy. Our little guy earned himself a quick […]
He heals the brokenhearted and bandages their wounds. Psalm 147:3 (NLT) My two-year-old son couldn’t keep any food down. It had been a very rough night and morning for him. He was trembling and weak as he came into the room where I sat. His eyes filled with tears and the whites of his eyes […]