A Good Start

A Good Start

I like January 1st because it provides a fresh start, a chance for a “reboot” if you will. No matter what last year was like, good or bad, you can shake the proverbial “Etch A Sketch” and create something new and wonderful. As we approach the New Year, many folks want...
Who Me, an Evangelist?

Who Me, an Evangelist?

What does the word EVANGELIST conjure up in you? Carrying a bible and hitting people with it? Big time preachers calling sinners up to the altar rail? Billy Graham Crusades and the “Just As I Am” hymn sung over and over? Are you called to be one of those?...
Prescription: One Bowl of Chili

Prescription: One Bowl of Chili

I am sure you have seen the Prevnar 13 commercial that asks the question: What if you could prevent a disease by eating one blueberry or doing one pushup or eating one carrot or one bite of broccoli? Their point is, if you take this vaccine one time, you could prevent...
It’s Possible

It’s Possible

I remember all the great cartoons of the 1960’s. One character on the cartoon show Deputy Dawg named Possible Possum, used to say, “It’s Possibool! It’s Possibool!!” He said it so often it was annoying. Annoyingly funny to a 7 year old. Anyway, one of the things I...
Annihilate Debt EXPLODE MISSIONS

Annihilate Debt EXPLODE MISSIONS

Yep, we are “swinging for the fences” to pay off our entire church mortgage of $600K so we can immediately start giving an additional $343,000 each and every year for decades – much of it matched! Why? Because the spiritual and physical needs are great; being debt...