Dignified Dust

Dignified Dust

On the way to the office/study this morning, I saw a blind man bravely crossing a busy intersection, an overweight couple jogging onward in their valiant battle against gluttony and the downward force of gravity, and a hunched-over 80-year-old who was out plodding...
A Biblical Theology of Pleasure

A Biblical Theology of Pleasure

(This article was published by The Gospel Coalition on July 13, 2021) God could have made all nutritious food taste like sawdust and given us an irresistible urge to eat it anyway. And while some allegedly nutritious food does taste like sawdust, the truth is most of...
Writing Ministry Update

Writing Ministry Update

I’m not sure how many people this affects, but for however many or few of you there are, I want to explain my blog intermittence in recent weeks; which will continue in coming months. You may not have even noticed, but my posts have slowed to a crawl of late. This is...
Relearning How to Say Hello and Goodbye

Relearning How to Say Hello and Goodbye

Seize Each Sneeze In my childhood, many Christians refused to say “God bless you” when others sneezed, in order to avoid perceived superstition. No one is sure when the sneeze blessing started. But the story I grew up with is that centuries ago, superstitious folks...
Award-Winning Children’s Book
An ABC Prayer has received award-winning attention. See book page for this and other commendations.
An ABC Prayer has received award-winning attention. See book page for this and other commendations.