Billy Graham’s New Home

Franklin Graham wrote this op-ed piece which ran on USAToday.com on February 21, 2018. My father never gave up on me, even when I caused him pain. He lived like the Gospel he preached—a message he repeated till his last breath. My father has joined my mother in heaven. He went to sleep in his […]

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Prayer for Compassion

Prayer for Compassion Then we can pray a prayer like David Mains prayed years ago. He was once pastor of the Circle Urban Church, an inner city church in Chicago, and one day, in the course of his ministry among such great need, he prayed, “Lord, let me see the world as you see it, […]

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God’s Valentine’s Day

GOD’S VALENTINE’S DAY If yesterday is like Valentine’s Days of the past, over $1 billion was spent on chocolate, $1 billion on cards, and 218 million roses were sold in the pursuit of or in an attempt to demonstrate love. The Bible tells us that God sent the first Valentine. He showed what true love […]

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Hope For A Change

HOPE FOR A CHANGE In the Peanuts comic strip, we find Snoopy thinking to himself: “Yesterday I was a dog. Today I’m a dog. Tomorrow I’ll probably still be a dog. Ohh…there’s so little hope for advancement.” Well, there is hope for those who have a dog’s life, but the change will require them to […]

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Gandhi’s Wit

When Gandhi was studying law at University College, London, a Caucasian professor, whose last name was Peter disliked him intensely and always displayed prejudice and animosity towards him. Also, because Gandhi never lowered his head when addressing him, as he expected, there were always arguments and confrontations.   One day, Mr. Peters was having lunch […]

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Choose Your Color

What is the color of your life? It is interesting that when asked this question most people choose some neutral or dark shade. Very few people actually choose a bright color. That’s because, on the whole, it is the negative things in life that quite often determine the color of our day. You can have […]

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Baloney Sandwiches – A Story About Our Attitudes

Two construction workers had taken a lunch break and opened up their lunch boxes. One of them looked inside his box and said, “Not baloney sandwiches again! I can’t believe it. I hate baloney.  This is the third time this week I’ve had baloney. I can’t stand baloney!” The other one said, “Why don’t you just […]

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