I Quit Smoking

I Quit Smoking

Almost 35 years ago… January 1, 1985. I quit smoking this day… for the 746th time. I started back in ‘72 because everybody else was doing it. Of course, I would have never admitted to that at the time. It was purely coincidental, I likely reasoned. I knew...
Trouble Sleeping?

Trouble Sleeping?

There are times when our troubles wake us up at night, when we find ourselves panicky about our marriage, our kids, our finances, our health. These are some of the best times to pray. Maybe it’s because the night is still and you can hear the voice of God telling you...
Choose Gratitude

Choose Gratitude

Your life is full of ups and downs: You get a raise at work, your car breaks down; your child gives his life to Jesus; your loved one passes away; you’re on a spiritual high, then you’re depressed the next day. In either case, choose gratitude. If you’re going...
Christian Music

Christian Music

I’ve played Christian music on the radio since the Reagan era. These songs greatly encourage people. For many, this format is a lifeline. I’ve always appreciated the work these lyrics do. They point people to Jesus, usually better than I do. I love that. But something...