Getting our Condition Right

“Mr. Taylor, according to the results of your blood test, you have diabetes.” I was completely blind-sided. This diagnosis was extremely sobering. I did not WANT to hear this, but I needed to hear it. I needed to know what was going on and what was causing...

Hope in the Midst of Crisis

Yes. Our country is in crisis. What can we do about it? As I sweat it out on the treadmill, watching the latest stories run across the screen, I tend to get disgusted by the flashy but inconsequential, limp responses to the crises: polemics, marches, demands for...

Ministry in the Storm

As I pressed my face against the cold glass, I looked out at the half-melted snow in the back yard.  My eyes fell on the dry dead grass peeking through the snowy patches.  Tears were streaming, sobs were billowing out from deep inside.  I felt like that dry dead...