A Toyota commercial which aired during the 2021 Superbowl has resurfaced a lot during NBC’s coverage of the Tokyo Olympics. In it, a young woman in cap and goggles swims laps as we hear a phone conversation between two ladies. The lady we see on the phone learns that there is a baby girl in …

A Toyota commercial which aired during the 2021 Superbowl has resurfaced a lot during NBC’s coverage of the Tokyo Olympics. In it, a young woman in cap and goggles swims laps as we hear a phone conversation between two ladies. The lady we see on the phone learns that there is a baby girl in …

Your breakthrough is right at the door. The Lord sees how much we’re going throug h. He’s trying to teach us patience, and to trust him.

Simone Biles is the face of United States gymnastics. Maybe the face of America’s Olympic team. She has proven herself in competitions all over of the world. From her third straight all-around title to the 2016 Summer Olympics, she excelled, including gold medal finishes in the individual al…

I have a handwritten paper pinned to my office wall with the names of people I need to, but cannot seem to forgive. Some of the names have been scratched out over time because I have been able to forgive some and move on but others stay on this list with every passing day, week, month and ye…

There are certain things in life that all of us have to come to terms with. For example, I knew when it was time for me to hang up my cleats during my softball playing days. I knew when to retire from the newspaper business.

It is uncanny how often the biblical text for a sermon ends up being the same as the focus of a bible study or devotional from the previous week.

I know. I’m old-fashioned. I think differently than most, especially those in government who believe us peons really work for them instead of the way government is supposed to work, with the government employed serving “we the people.”

My first memory of my mother’s cooking was her huge cast iron frying pan. It was black and sort of pitted on the outside. On the inside it was dark black and slick. Little did I know then that the oils and frequent cooking made the surface much like the non-stick pans of today. That is, if t…

With tremendous grace, God reaches down and saves us when we don’t deserve it, all because of our faith in Jesus Christ. We never could earn this gift.