So the Voting Begins...

So the Voting Begins...

October 18, 2016

One of the great privileges that we have as citizens of this great country is the privilege of voting.  I still remember the excitement I felt and the responsibility I experienced when I could vote for the very first time.  I would like to say that I have voted in every election...[more]

And So it Begins . . .

And So it Begins . . .

October 12, 2016

I love the game of football.  In fact, I love it so much that I have to be very prayerful and careful that it does not turn emotionally into addiction or spiritually into idolatry.  I love the game so much that it...[more]

The SBC and the Confederate Flag

The SBC and the Confederate Flag

July 7, 2016

The Southern Baptist Convention meets once a year, normally in June and typically in a large city so as to accommodate the four to ten thousand messengers that attend.  I love to attend the meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention.  It is one of the highlights of my whole year....[more]

A Theology of Play

A Theology of Play

June 6, 2016

Somebody needs to write for us a theology of play.  Not that I am against it, either theology or play.  But I am fascinated by three dynamics related to play in my own culture.  First, I am fascinated by the history of it from those who first coming from the tyranny of the state...[more]