My Heart Problem

My Heart Problem Heart problems run in my family. My dad’s mother had a heart attack when I was in the fifth grade; they lost her three or four times on the way to the hospital, but the paramedics were able to revive her. She required a pacemaker and lived for another 22 or so […]

Moving On

Moving Forward “You cannot step in the same river twice.” “The only two certainties in life are death and taxes.” I hate moving. Yeah, most preachers and their families don’t like moving. We haven’t moved nearly as much as some have. After high school, I moved to Florence, Alabama, to attend International Bible College; I […]

What’s Wrong With You?

What’s Wrong with You? It’s the question I dread the most. It’s the question that I really don’t know how to answer. It’s the question that can get a bit nosey. It’s the question that can be a little embarrassing. It’s the question I really wish people wouldn’t ask. The question? “What’s wrong with you?” […]

Papaw Lee

Papaw Lee Every October 12 I go back to a small house in the little town of Camargo, Kentucky. I remember parking just off the little road where my grandparents lived because there were far too many cars in the driveway to put my Mazda there. I got out of the car, unbuckled my one-year-old […]

It’s in My DNA

It’s in My DNA Every day has the possibility of changing our lives forever. A drunk man’s decision to get behind the wheel of an automobile can take the dearest person in all the world away from us. An employer’s asking to meet with us might mean the end of a promising position. A heated […]