God is in the Lemonade Business

A while back I received another great question via Facebook Messenger*: “Why do bad things happen to good people?” The absolute best answer I can come up with is “I don’t know”. I wish I had a [...]

There's no such thing as secondhand faith

I married into an Auburn family. I’ve learned through the years that if you meet another Auburn person, you don’t just say “hey”. If you do it right, you say “War Eagle.” It’s a pretty cool way [...]

We all walk with a limp

You might not notice it at first, but if you hang out with me for any length of time you’ll pick up on it. I walk with a little bit of a limp. I’m actually kind of proud of it. I got hit by a [...]

Answer the call

Back in 1991, Mac and I were getting ready to do a show on a flatbed trailer in a church parking lot. This would be our first show as a Christian band. We didn’t have a band name – I [...]

Wired for Community

I was hanging out on the bus the other day with my buddy Warren Barfield. We were having a good old time, talking about everything from movies to music to how in the world do you maintain a [...]

Review: Risen

With Easter around the corner, the movie theaters are starting to fill up with faith based films. I have a love hate relationship with this genre. Being a Christian, I love seeing Bible stories [...]

10 Books Every Christian Should Read

Besides prayer and Bible study, few things help in spiritual growth like a good book. Now there are good books, and there are the classics. This list has been carefully selected. Each should help [...]

What do you want?

It was a miracle – we were actually running early for church. We got the kids to their respective Sunday School rooms, then made our way to the sanctuary. For once I had a little pep in my [...]