Thoughts & Prayers

I pretty ticked off as I’m writing this, my wife has noticed. She can tell by how fast and hard I type on my little MacBook. And this essay only took about 15 minutes to complete, so that might just be a record. You see, I’m getting a little tired of people criticizing anyone who…

Legion

When I served as a jail chaplain years ago, I often received requests for specific books from inmates. Mostly they were books on overcoming discouragement or self-improvement books you’d imagine an inmate would need in their position. That’s why a request for scholarly level theological books caught my attention. I was even more surprised when…

NEW PODCAST: Do You Believe in Evil?

We like to say mass murders are an act of insanity, but is it more than that? I counseled a man once who killed his wife and 5 children with his bare hands. So, what was it like sitting across from him in jail? And you’d be interested to hear his explanation of why he…