• With the start of Advent this past Sunday, the countdown to Christmas has officially begun. It’s a season of busy preparations and celebrations. As I think about all the activities planned at church and with friends and family, I want to be sure I don’t…


  • With Thanksgiving fast approaching, I’ve been giving some thought about how to choose an attitude of gratitude when my emotions are clouded with just the opposite. I find it a whole lot easier to give thanks when...


  • I was having breakfast with a young man from church the other day, and we were talking about how easy it is to feel overwhelmed with work, marriage, faith, and, well, life in general. How do you get off the merry-go-round long enough to…