Writing

These are a collection of writings, in several different genres, to encourage you and help you grow closer to Jesus.

Choose Life – Your Parents Did

Recently I read about a young woman who, while engaged, was impregnated by someone other than her fiancé. The young man was incensed at her disregard of their planned future together and demanded an abortion if marriage ever were to happen....

Missionary Maniac or Martyr?

The news headlines of the past week have been inundated with stories about the death of 26-year-old John Chau from the arrows of a primitive people group on North Sentinel Island in the Indian Ocean. Chau made three attempts to befriend the...

The Paradox of Jenta

We must lay down our arms, the ones of doctrines that we've used to shoot each other for a long time now, and acknowledge that we are not fighting a doctrinal or sectarian battle. We are up against "a way of life" and only Christ can change...

East Never Meets West

Only about fifty percent of my mind followed the reading of Psalm 103 by my wife Debbie’s brother-in-law, Ron. We were at the memorial service for her mom, Mrs. George S. Blanchard on October 6 in Fairfax County, VA. The other fifty percent...