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Daddy died an addict – did he go to heaven?

Daddy died an addict – did he go to heaven?

NOT BEING A PREACHER, this isn’t a sermon I’ve preached. And not being someone who lived with a drug-addicted parent, this isn’t a reality I’ve had to wrestle. But it’s

Heroes we can count on

Heroes we can count on

BY “HERO” I DON’T MEAN JESUS. I’m talking about people with skin. Bones, too. You can see their breath when the cold wind blows. This week I had to help

Why I write in a messy room

Why I write in a messy room

I’M WORKING ON GENESIS at the moment. Odd, I know, given the Christmas season. But Jesus shows up in Genesis, too. At least that’s what one writer says: In the

What was the Star of Bethlehem?

What was the Star of Bethlehem?

THERE ARE NOTHING BUT GUESSES about what exactly led the wise men to Bethlehem. Clues in the Bible: It pointed toward Israel. The star led them initially to the capital