Category Archives: Christian Life

Go Love an Enemy?

Go Love an Enemy and Call Me in the Morning An encounter from my early days of pastoring has recently come to mind, perhaps because I don’t yet understand it. This happened in the early 70’s at a church that … Continue reading

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What is it to Live Genuine?

Three more “Minutes” from my book, Marriage Minutes, available from Amazon.com What Do You Do?…..  Being Real…..  and Thinking Marriage Minute # 174 What Do You Do? Recently, at a dinner, several people who didn’t know everyone at the table … Continue reading

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Two Articles about the Impossible

From my book, Marriage Minutes, available at Amazon.com Marriage Minute # 20 The Impossible Triangle More dangerous than the Bermuda Triangle is another treacherous triangle. It is a danger to both individuals and families, drags marriages down, and puts each … Continue reading

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Rethinking Anger

Marriage Minute # 7 Rethinking Anger… from my book, Marriage Minutes, available on Amazon.com Some startling research about anger was published a while ago that has encouraged us to rethink some ideas about anger. Out there in Pop Psychology you … Continue reading

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Can’t Help Myself

Marriage Minute # 5 Can’t Help Myself? (From my book, Marriage Minutes, available on Amazon.com) While preparing for a workshop on domestic violence I came across an interesting quote. It is one of those statements I wish I had said, … Continue reading

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Check the Instruments

From my book, Marriage Minutes, available from Amazon.com Marriage Minute # 193 Check the Instruments Let me tell you about a friend of mine. He is a pilot who flies some of the largest passenger planes in the world. He’s … Continue reading

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To tell the truth…

Just finished reading two excellent books by Justin Holcomb… Know the Creeds and Councils, and Know the Heretics… at the conclusion of the latter, I found a most excellent thought. “Why…does it even matter if we believe the right things … Continue reading

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A Trip to Frog Level

Travel with me to a place in my imagination, but it is real. After being in ministry for a few years I invented this place to work through some frustrations. We will visit the “Little Hope Baptist Church” in Frog … Continue reading

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Threats

From the book, Marriage Minutes….. Marriage Minute # 130 Threats A while ago, I asked the question, “What attracted you to marriage?” One of the good things about a good marriage is a quality seldom discussed but almost always found … Continue reading

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A Sin Question

Psalm 19:13…Also keep back Your servant from presumptuous sins; Let them not rule over me; Then I will be blameless, And I shall be acquitted of great transgression. Seeker: Rabbi, What it is a presumptuous sin????? I think I must … Continue reading

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