What We Have Here Is... Failure To Communicate
Rarely has anything so simple become so complicated. It was a lazy Sunday afternoon, and I was wrapping up my week's vacation with a day of complete inactivity. (How that makes it different than just about any other day is anyone's guess.)
Driving home from my son’s soccer practice, we found ourselves enjoying a few uninterrupted moments of father-son time, otherwise referred to as male bonding. Now you have to know Christopher, my 12 year-old son. I’ve never been around anyone who asks as many questions as he does, and not just your typical pre-teen questions. Christopher questions, as I so affectionately call them, are filled with great insight and inquisitive thought.
Evangelizing American Cities
What does it take to change a city? More money? Better schools? Promise Keepers conference? Political programs? Billy Graham crusade? A highly trained and motivated police force? While any of these initiatives may alleviate the symptoms, they do not offer a sustainable solution. What is the antidote? Is it even possible to reach an entire city for Jesus Christ?
Turning Defeat Into Victory
George Foreman lost only five bouts during his 29-year professional boxing career. But the former heavyweight world champion claims his life’s greatest triumphs emerged from his two most stunning defeats.
Confession: I'm pretty lousy at telling others about Jesus. That mey not be what one wants to hear from someone who is supposed to bring inspiration to his readers, but it's the honest truth.