Giving: The Key to Living

See, I was a Christian for 9 years before I was baptized. Believe it or not, I attended a private Christian university, a Bible college, served as a college/career director, then went to seminary–all without being baptized. I knew the lingo, the methods, the...

The Importance of Direction

Yesterday at church, I had an epiphany of sorts.   The preacher was going through Acts 16, talking about how Paul obeyed the Spirit’s direction. Instead of heading north-northeast into Asia, the Spirit led him to enter Europe, which was west.  ...

All Roads Lead to Jesus (sample)

This is an excerpt from my book “All Roads Lead to Jesus”:   I’m standing at the Gaza border, a bit shaken.   It is by no means cold. In fact, it is pushing 90 degrees in early May.   I’m shaking because I just witnessed a head-on collision, in which...

Word(s)

The Word: Jesus   the Word: Bible   the word of the Lord: prophetic pronouncements   words: these   Each different, each similar.   Words are funny little things. You string enough of them together and you’ll make a sentence. A few more...