How I Survived the Worst Day of my Life – one last thing…

For brevity, I did not include the following in How I Survived the Worst Day of my Life.  But, I believe it bears sharing because it provides greater theological context to how I - and my family - survived. As I was listening to the voice of Jesus that day assuring me of his presence … Continue reading How I Survived the Worst Day of my Life – one last thing…

What to Say to a Person Considering Suicide

Here's the scenario... You have good reason to believe (or, at least, strongly suspect) a friend or loved one is considering taking their own life. First of all, should you say anything?  YES.  Always err on the side of caution.  If you're wrong, you've lost nothing.  But, if you're right - you've just might have … Continue reading What to Say to a Person Considering Suicide

Why Pray? (Does it really make any difference?)

I want to thank everyone for your kind and encouraging words regarding the message I preached on June 16th about the mystery of prayer and why God, through human eyes, seems so capricious i.e. why does he answer some prayers and not others? My daughter, Macy Watts, listened to it yesterday and told me should … Continue reading Why Pray? (Does it really make any difference?)