What is Sin?

An Aid to Repentance The pandemic and now a severe winter storm in Texas, where we live, as well as elsewhere, have prompted the question: What »

Slow Down, My Son

A semi-sonnet* on Christmas Day Slow down, My son. What makes you run, and run, As if to catch the racing sun As it rolls whence »

Learning from Thorns

In June, 1968, I was afflicted with a “thorn in the flesh” that caused extreme mental and emotional agony and severely affected our young marriage. Since »

Christian Missions Without America?

Dear Praying Friends: In February, 2017, I listed several “’Old’ Strategies for New Realities.” One of these was “Developing low-cost, high-yield structures and programs that do »