Sanctity of Life: A Reflection

Even though Presidents’ Day is not until February, it is worth a side trip to Abraham Lincoln before I share a few thoughts on sanctity of life. Lincoln was a profound person. He was a man of character, wisdom, and spiritual sensitivity. It has been long debated as to how “orthodox” Lincoln’s faith was. If […]

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Prayers of Blessing for Living Word in 2021

Somehow to say Happy New Year, Living Word just sounds so inadequate. In light of 2020, and the realities of 2020 that continue into 2021, at least for a time, to say “happy” just sounds at least a bit superficial. Instead, I’ll say a Blessed New Year to everyone at Living Word. Blessed. Now, that […]

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Those Who Make a Difference

Here is a little story that came my way recently. It was in a newsletter by Dr. Mardy Grothe. On November 22, 2001, Mary Kay Ash died at age 83 in Dallas, Texas. The creator of one of the world’s most famous brands, she once said that her management principles were based mainly on “The […]

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Real Family: 6 Best Practices for Marriage

About 2 weeks before we started our Real Family series, I asked my Facebook friends: “What is one of the best pieces of advice you were given, you saw modeled, or you picked up somewhere along the way that is now a BEST PRACTICE that makes a difference in your family? What makes your family […]

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