International Day of the Bible

Twenty years ago, I was in Jerusalem at the Western Wall at 6:30 in the morning. When I walked through the Dung Gate, an entrance to the Old City, I heard the sound of thousands and thousands of people. I was shocked. I came to find out that Jews from all over the world had come to the Western Wall …

Death of the Innocent

DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THE 26 CHURCH GOERS OF THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, SUTHERLAND, TX Churches, unfortunately, are soft targets for terrorists and others. This Sunday, 26 wonderful and innocent people lost their lives to a mentally deranged fool. They were at church worshipping Jesus and coming to hear the Word of God when their lives were needlessly cut …

A Bag of Candy

I went to visit my grandkids in Florida this past weekend. I told my son that he and his wonderful wife could find something to do and that I would spend the weekend with my three joys. He didn’t like that idea, so I had to be polite and spend time with him and my daughter in law too. Just …

Houston

I am an unabashed Yankee fan but I do root for the Mets, also. I’m a New York fan. But I must say when Houston beat the Yanks in the seventh game of the AL Championship Series, I was happy for Houston. The city needed it. They have gone through a devastating hurricane that still, a month later, wreaks havoc …

Paula Fordice 1954-2017

I had the honor to attend the memorial service for Paula Fordice. She was the mother of my precious daughter in law, Alissa. Paula died after battling brain cancer. All of us prayed fervently for 7 months for her but God wanted Paula to be with Him. She passed away last Friday. I did not know Paula all that well, …

The Horror in Las Vegas

By now, we have all heard of the horror of the Las Vegas attack. Fifty-nine people who were loved and part of the lives of their parents, spouses, children and friends have been slaughtered in the name of nothing! Over five hundred others were wounded by this demon possessed man. There I said it. Demons. Yes they exist and inhabit …