My wife, Alean, praising God at the summit of Park Butte, Mount Baker.

In the early 1980s, I attended the National Campus Ministers’ Seminar in Seattle, Washington. I was engaged as a Campus Minister at Kansas University, and this annual seminar, hosted in various cities in the U.S., was a regular event for me. The seminar involves the standard large group keynote messages intertwined with dozens of breakout…

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I was recently treated to a brief video clip of a very animated preacher confronting a man in the pews who was nodding off. Rather than ignore the man’s offense and give attention to keeping everyone else awake, the preacher became indignant and publically confronted the man before the congregation, and now via video, before…

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I heard someone talk recently about how fathers are the glory of their children. My tendency would be to flip that around, making children the glory of their fathers, given how so many parents (especially fathers) live vicariously through their children. If I can get my son to be the next Hank Aaron, then somehow…

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