Category Archives: Respect

“RESPONDING TO A FRIEND WHO HAS WALKED AWAY FROM GOD”

We all know someone who has lost interest in spiritual things. Maybe that person has stopped attending church.  How is one to respond to a friend who seemingly walks away from God? David Sanford’s article in the Winter issue of … Continue reading

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“DADS MATTER”

Well, this Sunday is Father’s Day! Reminds me of the old joke… Do you know the difference between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day? The answer, of course, is the price of the gift. Don’t get me wrong. I am a … Continue reading

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“WHAT HAPPENS WHEN…”

  What happens when a church purposes to reach new people?  Well, there are inevitable tensions.  Allow me to pull some thoughts from a recent column by Dr. Ed Stetzer of LifeWay Research.  What he refers to as church revitalization … Continue reading

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“IT’S TIME TO HONOR AMERICA, AGAIN!”

We are about to once again observe Memorial Day.  If we were to ask people what Memorial Day is all about, a shocking number of people wouldn’t have a clue.  Some would suggest it is all about the beginning of … Continue reading

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“DISTRACTED”

Have you ever been there? You have just taken your seat and the flight attendant is going through the safety briefing. You know, the one about oxygen masks and emergency exits? But no one around you seems to be listening. … Continue reading

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“A LOVING LEADER IN THE HOME”

We hear a lot about men being the spiritual leaders in their homes. But what exactly does that man look like? Paul said in Ephesians 5:25, “Husbands love your wives as Christ loved the church and gave Himself for her.” … Continue reading

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“MAY GOD BLESS AMERICA, ONCE AGAIN”

I remember years ago churches used to have “God and Country Days,” but not so much anymore. Don’t get me wrong… I believe our devotion and commitment needs to be to Jesus Christ, first and foremost. But we live in … Continue reading

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