May 17, 2017
Could you turn down this offer?
The following is letter written to a man on death row by the victim’s father.
You are probably surprised that I, of all people, am writing a letter to you, but I ask you to read it in its entirety and consider its ...
May 7, 2017
17 Valuable Lessons for The Class of 2017
Congratulations class of 2017! You've come a long way. Guess what? You've got a long way left to go. Your next journey is adulthood and it is going to challenge everything you've learned and everything you think you k...
May 1, 2017
When this teen got arrested, her mom got her a present
After the divorce, her teenage daughter became increasingly rebellious.
It culminated late one night when the police called to tell her that she had to come to the police station to pick up her daughter, who was ar...
April 24, 2017
How a simple ragman changed my life
Even before dawn one Friday morning I noticed a young man, handsome and strong, walking the alleys of our city. He was pulling an old cart filled with clothes both bright and new, and he was calling in a clear, tenor ...
April 19, 2017
The Whole World Stinks
Wise men and philosophers throughout the ages have disagreed on many things, but many are in unanimous agreement on one point: "We become what we think about." Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "A man is what he thinks about ...
April 15, 2017
It’s Friday… But Sunday’s Coming
"Sunrise" by bjimmy934 is licensed under CC BY
You can't be Christian if you don't believe in the resurrection, says former Queen's chaplain
Scenes From Holy Week
More than 1,000 atten...
April 13, 2017
Gethsemane: How to see God in your own garden of despair
A garden. Somewhere in Jerusalem. It is far from the glorious splendor of Eden. Clouds of doubt and frustration surround this garden. The victories of the past are meaningless here. All that remains are the gut-wrench...
April 7, 2017
Paying it forward one hot dog at a time
It was a beautiful day for sightseeing around downtown Portland. We were a bunch of counselors on our day off, away from the campers, just out for some fun. The weather was perfect for a picnic, so when lunch time cam...
March 29, 2017
Can Jesus relate to me today?
How can a man who lived 2,000 years ago that some believe still lives on in the hearts of his followers still be relevant in your life today? Aside from the extraordinary claims that a man rose from the dead and now l...
March 25, 2017
10 selfless secrets for lasting love
We all want relationships that can withstand the test of time. Most of us don't know exactly how to make that happen. Here are 10 secrets that can help maintain meaningful relationships.
The First Secret: The Power...