On being a great father

On being a great father

(This is part 2 of a series on being a father. Here is part 1 of our series on fatherhood)   How my father made choices Why did I choose butterfingers every time? Because it is what my dad chose… And I knew he could do whatever he wanted.  Choose what he wanted....
What type of father are you?

What type of father are you?

What does it mean to be a father?   A while ago I preached on “everlasting Father” from Isaiah’s prophetic description of Jesus.  One of the topics that i mention about fathers is the power they/we have… So often children’s engagement with reality is impacted by...
Are you in a boring marriage?

Are you in a boring marriage?

(This is a preview of one topic we will be covering in our men’s conference this evening. To register for the conference, call our office at 903-561-8955) Is your marriage boring? Sometimes you hear people say that they are in a boring marriage. They aren’t...
What is mental illness?

What is mental illness?

Better understanding mental illness Let me teach for one second on the word “merely.” As I have understood it, the word “mere” was originally an alcohol term. (My friend, fellow warrior and student minister Paul McKenzie would appreciate this.) It referenced a...