The First Gay President?

I did not write the subject line for this article. It is from the latest edition of Newsweek. In publicly supporting same-sex marriage, the president propelled the issue into the national spotlight. Whether homosexual marriage is supported by the U.S. Constitution–some say it is and others disagree–there is no denying western culture has widely embraced such […]

I Don’t Want to Be a Control Freak!

Lately the Lord has been prodding me to stop trying to control other people. This direction from God is in response to how I often try to fix family members, friends, strangers, businesses and, well, you name it. I don’t mean I shouldn’t disciple, mentor, teach, challenge and equip people to grow spiritually and live […]

Are Your Kids into Porn?

Note: If you have children, please take part in a short survey at the end of this article. Several years ago the leader of a sizable city-wide men’s ministry picked me up at the airport. I was going to speak to 600 men at a breakfast the following morning and he was driving me to […]

Get the Wood Off the Track!

I sometimes have people tell me they want to write a book, launch a business, or learn a new sport. When I ask what’s holding them back, many shrug their shoulders and say they’re not sure. A few say they have a hard time getting started.