My Story – Revisited…

I was recently asked to speak to a business association in Portland. In preparation for that talk, I revisited and rewrote a bit of my story. Here is what came out! 🙂 HOW IT BEGAN I was born in 1959, in Los Angeles County, California, in the same hospital and year as Weird Al Yankovic! […]

DISAPPOINTED with Life?

This week I got letters from two longtime friends. Both expressed how they have been disappointed in life. Things have not gone as planned. Life has not proceeded as intended. There has been great pain, loss, frustration, and disillusionment. This disappointment with life, themselves and God led them – both men – to contemplate or […]

Pilgrim’s Progress!

The following links are here to encourage you to read, listen to, watch, explore and interact with John Bunyan’s book, The Pilgrim’s Progress. John Bunyan was born in 1628 and his most famous book, The Pilgrim’s Progress, has never been out of print, ever since. In fact, it has been translated into more than 200 […]

And Justice For All…?

So, I was hanging out with my friends Shane and Shiloh. Eventually, we got to talking with a fourth guy, a neighbor. This neighbor, a really nice guy, was telling us about why he is secular; a good person and why he felt no need to fear God or His justice. Shane, Shiloh and I […]

Storms

Last week a Christian home community that I lead was planning to read Mark 4:35-41 together. The passage deals with how Jesus is Lord of the Seas. He can cause or calm any storm. We fear ruin and death. We believe that He doesn’t care about what we are going through. But in fact, Jesus […]

PRIDE

By Ray Comfort The life and death of Jesus Christ is a standing rebuke to every form of pride of which men are capable: Pride of birth and RANK: “Is not this the carpenter’s son?” (Matthew 13:55) Pride of WEALTH: “The Son of man has no where to lay his head.” (Matthew 8:20) Pride of personal APPEARANCE: “There is […]

LOVE Songs!

What is your favorite love song? Write it down. Why do you like it? Who do you (or would you) like to sing it to? I woke up this morning thinking of a great love song and about how deeply it helps me feel toward my wife, Mary. I really love my wife and great […]

BIDEN – HARRIS: KNOW YOUR LEADERS

President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris both identify as Christians. Mr. Biden professes Roman Catholicism and Ms. Harris reports that she’s a Baptist. See how closely we (you, me and they) may be united with Biblical Christian spirituality – even though we realize that none of us follows Jesus perfectly. (Christians affirm the following. Check each […]