Culture




Are you a critic or a creator?

“Do not plot harm against your neighbor, who lives trustfully near you. Do not accuse anyone for no reason – when they have done you no harm” (Proverbs 3:29-30 NIV)….


Why we pray

I made some remarks recently in a sermon that I had not planned to make. But once I spoke the words, I immediately knew they were…


Digging deep, down to the soul

On May 1, 1999, a sunny spring afternoon, my wife and I got married. At the end of my vows, I said something like this: “No matter what happens to us,…



Guard your heart

When I was a kid, “What’s Love Got to Do with It?” was the title to a popular song by Tina Turner, the legendary performer…


Is tolerance enough?

I am all about tolerance … sometimes. I tolerate traffic because it is necessary in a society with individual car ownership. I dislike the security…



CULTUREnov15

Choose gratitude

As natural as breathing, it is as much a part of our lives as eating, sleeping and walks through the park. We are talking about…


CULTUREaug15

Tell your story

When I was 14 years old, I began speaking in local youth groups, in chapel at my Christian school, in my home church on Youth…


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