When God Squeezes My Heart, My Eyes Leak

As I get older, I cry more. Certain things affect me differently than when I was a youth, and now I find my eyes watering away. I really appreciate the sentiment of one sweet lady in my church who said, “Well, I just can’t help it. When God’s squeezes my heart, my eyes leak.” Therefore, at funerals, weddings, and baptismal … More When God Squeezes My Heart, My Eyes Leak

The Ideal Man

In 1 Samuel 16, the ideal man is presented. The Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil, and go. I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have provided for myself a king among … More The Ideal Man

Joseph: A Man’s Man

Sitcoms offend me. They present men as overgrown buffoons who never leave their adolescent foolishness. Gone are real men like Charles Ingalls in “Little House on the Prairie” and Ben Cartwright in “Bonanza.” In their place are found lazy, selfish, effeminate, gluttonous, unfaithful, stupid, sex and video-game obsessed punks who cannot be trusted when their boss is … More Joseph: A Man’s Man