Retreat Means Discovery, Not Escape

(For the audio version of this blog, please visit: ) Summer is a good time for retreats. They’re like vacations from worldly priorities, reminding us there’s only one true priority. Church retreats typically take place away from daily distractions that…

Graduate with Honors

(For the audio version of this blog, please visit: ) This year’s college commencement ceremonies received more attention than they usually do. Universities across the country were beset by protests over the latest Middle-East crisis, and graduates weren’t sure they’d…

Deal Satan a Headshot

(For the audio version of this blog, please visit: ) The Old Testament often shows God the Father acting more like the Godfather—you know, the classic film series about the Corleone crime family. The head of this family doles out…