The Harrowing Problem of Self-Centeredness

Like many of my fellow Gen-Xers, I came of age in the “Me Generation,” during a time that young Baby Boomers lived by the mantra “You Gotta Look Out For Number One.” An era that author Tom Wolfe dubbed the “Me Decade,” saw the rise of a culture of narcissism. Looking out for number one […]

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Lord, Hear My Cry! | An Ash Wednesday Prayer

Today, believers around the world are marking the beginning of the 2020 Lenten season commemorating Ash Wednesday. Christians from different denominations celebrate Ash Wednesday in different ways with many people marking their foreheads with ash in the shape of a cross to symbolize our sinful nature and need for salvation. It is a holy day of […]

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Lent 2020| Focusing Our Hearts on God

Wednesday, February 26 marks the beginning of the 2020 Lenten season that runs until April 11, the Saturday before Easter. How are you observing Lent this year? What are you giving up for this year’s Lenten season? Observed by a number of denominations, Lent is an earnest period of preparation for Christians leading up to […]

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Routine | My Word for 2020

What is your word for the year 2020? At my home church, Trinity Bible Richardson, we are dubbing 2020 as the year of seeing clearly. We are turning the page on our past history and venturing into a new chapter. The new chapter builds on a history of God’s faithfulness to our church as we […]

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