Years ago, while I was pastoring a church in Brisbane, the World Fair came to our city. One day, one church family attended the crowded event. They had four children. The husband and wife each took two of the children and went in separate directions.
Dead, lifeless, dried, hard wood. On one level I love it. I start burning wood to warm the house as early as May and continue to do so into late August, with even the occasional fire in early September. On my day off I can
My wife is a very intelligent and discerning woman. I recently dropped a (not so) subtle hint that, for my birthday, I would like the book Flags of our Fathers by James Bradley. Guess what? She blessed me with this gift! And what a gift
One of the greatest joys of my life is the privilege that I have been given to systematically expound the Scriptures year in and year out. The Bible is an amazing book whose treasures, once laboriously mined, are always worth the effort. So it has