“Super Bowl LI: Keeping Perspective”

What is your favorite part of the Super Bowl?  Is it the commercials? Snacks?  Half-time show?  How about the actual game itself?  For some, it’s the post-game press conference.  This is because you occasionally hear the testimony of a star player’s faith in Jesus Christ.  Having trusted Him as their Lord & Savior from the

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“Hail to the Chief!” A Prayer for President-Elect Donald J. Trump

Lord God Heavenly Father, as Almighty Creator, You reign in majesty supreme as KING of kings & LORD of lords.  Thank You for the free gift of salvation-total forgiveness of sins & eternal spiritual life-received by Your grace through faith alone in Christ who died for sinners & rose again.  Thank You for being the

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The Preciousness of Human Life

“It’s not personal.  It’s strictly business.”  This is what the murderous cartel of the abortion industry thrust forward by the likes of Planned Parenthood under the guise of women’s health would have the populace believe.  To the woman, it is personal when she suffers from a guilt-ridden conscience over killing her baby and being at

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Three Important Things to Do This Time of Year

Life moves fast.  If we don’t intentionally remember GOD’s blessings in our life, we’ll forget them & our faith will suffer.  If we don’t intentionally say “thank you” to those who have invested in our lives, we’ll become prideful & our hearts will sour.  If we don’t intentionally forgive those who have wronged us or

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Are You Enlisted For Glory?

They enlisted for glory!  On July 4th, 1776, the 56 signers of America’s “birth certificate”, the Declaration of Independence, enlisted in the fight for freedom.  They affirmed that everyone is endowed by the Creator God of the Bible with the “inalienable rights of life, liberty, & the pursuit of happiness” in accordance with His moral

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Experiencing Victory Over Depression

“You seem rather happy to be from Adams County,” said the grumpy old man while we waited in line.  My response to his comment was also forthright, “Jesus Christ has transformed my life!”  The man explained that his disappointment resulted from the A-F community’s failure to deliver in his pursuit of happiness. This scenario is

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“Dad the Family Leader: A Prayer for Father’s Day”

Families are the foundational building block of society & are strongest when fathers actively engage their children’s lives.  Social science confirms the Bible in affirming that having a married dad & mom is the best environment for the next generation to grow up in.  This Father’s Day, the survival of civilization is at stake for

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A Father’s Heart For His Son

Happy 10th birthday, son!  The first decade of your life was an adventure of cross-country travel, welcoming new siblings, & tremendous personal growth.  Standing now on the threshold of the most formative & challenging decade of your life, be resolute in pursuit of manliness & Godliness.  Here is some advice, from my heart to yours.

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Don’t Waste Your Life: A Prayer for the Class of 2016

Congratulations on completing your high school education!  Your academics have been instrumental in shaping you and your future.  Considering the trajectory of your life, remember that one day you will stand before the Almighty Creator God of the Bible and give an account of your life.  Faithfully invest your time, treasure, and talent so that

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Every Life is Beautiful

“My wife & I are considering combining some of our genetic material with the breath of the Almighty” wrote a friend of mine. After some confusion, I realized they were looking to have a baby. Such a peculiar description was initially perplexing. Upon further reflection, his statement packed an enormous amount of wisdom foreign to

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