What Would You Do?

What Would You Do?

    Some years ago my wife and I were at our favorite Florida “tourist trap,” the village of Tarpon Springs. This is the largest Greek community in the United States and the original home of deep sea diving to harvest natural sponges. Alongside the “sponge...
In Him is Peace

In Him is Peace

Last week I did the unthinkable. I drove a fifteen passenger van from New Hampshire to Pennsylvania to Washington DC, a trailer towing behind, and nine teenage girls joyfully shouting each mile of the journey. Driving in high pressure situations is, in a word,...
Character, Not Achievement

Character, Not Achievement

I came across a profound statement from Derek Prince the other day that I hope you will take the time to ponder. He stated it in the context of resting. I have come to believe that if I am busy seven days a week, every week, I am not pleasing God. Moreover, I am sure...
Sabbath Solitude

Sabbath Solitude

  I’m currently reading the book, Lead Yourself First – Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude, by Raymond M. Kethledge and Michael S. Erwin. Kethledge, a candidate for the newly opened Supreme Court seat, is a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for...