Biblical Evangelism

Biblical Evangelism

June 20, 2017

Anne and I have just returned from Phoenix, AZ.  We made the trip to attend the meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention.  I love going with the other messengers from all over the world to these meetings.  To plug in completely to what goes on at an SBC meeting requires a huge...[more]

Some Grandparenting Lessons

Some Grandparenting Lessons

May 31, 2017

I have just returned with Anne from a few days with our daughter, her husband, and their three children.  I am wired to analyze everyone and every situation.  So while there with them for the last few days, my thoughts turned first to being a grandparent and second to how parents relate...[more]

Individuality, Liberty and Authority

Individuality, Liberty and Authority

May 23, 2017

I arrived on the campus of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in August of 1976.  I was so excited to begin classes in the Fall term under men whom I had admired for several years.  I began to notice, however, as classes began that Fall some unique differences in the way the...[more]

Russell Moore, Jack Graham, Prestonwood and the ERLC

Russell Moore, Jack Graham, Prestonwood and the ERLC

March 23, 2017

I was present at the SBC annual meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada in 1987 when one of the hot topics was the defunding of the Christian Life Commission.  The director of the CLC was Foy Valentine.  He was a liberal’s liberal.  He was succeeded in that position by one of his own...[more]