The Two Ways Through Life

The 2011 film, Tree of Life opens with a one of my favorite dialogs. Here it is: Brother. Mother. It was they who led me to Your door....

There’s Something About Mary

Protestants believe Catholics place too much emphasis on Mary, and therefore will ignore her all year, except during Christmas when every Pr

Is God Not Expected or Not Welcomed? – ll

What does it mean for God to “show up”? One popular notion is God “shows up” to fixe our problems, e.g.: cancel or minimize the ...

Did God Speak Through Hurricanes Harvey and Irma?

Which – if either – sounds crazier to you. Back in September 2017, while promoting her new film, Mother!, the gifted, talented actor...

Do You Really Believe in Jesus?

When I am asked, "Do You Really Believe in Jesus?" I want to say, "Who else did you have in mind?" Today, October 9th, 2017, I turned 60....

God and Whisky Make a Comeback

Have you noticed how both have made a comeback? At one time, they were both associated with the past, scared off women, and children, but...

What the Hell is the Deal With Hell?

Hell is an uncomfortable subject. If you are a follower of Jesus and the subject of hell doesn’t make you uncomfortable, then you’re not...

Weddings Are Like Heaven.

I love weddings. I officiate a lot of them. And no matter where you sit, I'll have the best seat in the house: right in front of the...