Who Is Responsible for the Mass Shootings?

TRAGICALLY SEVENTEEN TEENS died in a Florida High School shooting last week. Mass shootings in High Schools are happening so consistently that the nation is approaching a state of panic. What is the solution? Gun control? Weaponizing teachers? The solution to any...

Why Two Funerals Precede Every Happy Marriage!

SINCE VALENTINE’S DAY is right around the corner, a few words about the secret to marital happiness are appropriate. God has hardwired each of us to pursue our happiness, and we will ruthlessly and single-mindedly pursue it in whatever we really believe...

How Would God Handle A Rebellious Child?

WE WERE IN A MCDONALDS PLAY AREA for lunch after church. Next to me was a young mother with two sons, about age four and six. The four year-old was in trouble. “Sit on this chair,” his mother said. “Your punishment is time-out for ten minutes.”...

Seven Reasons to Be Really Happy

UNHAPPY PEOPLE take their blessings for granted. They assume they deserve them. Happy people take nothing for granted. They understand that everything is God’s gift. The decade of birth, place of birth, parents, IQ, talents, etc. are all God’s gracious...

How Can You Tell A Conservative From a Liberal?

PEOPLE OFTEN ASK, what is the fundamental difference between a liberal and a conservative? When all the vehemence is boiled down, how are their worldviews different? It is a good question, and the answer might surprise you. It is not their belief, or lack of belief,...