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Hope in Darkness

Hope in Darkness

The world can be a depressing place right now. Images of war permeate the mass media. Reports of outrageous violent crimes have become routine. Political corruption seems to exist at every level and in almost every corner of the world. It’s little wonder that the...

Music and the Soul

Music and the Soul

I’ve always been fascinated by music and musicians. Music because of its ability to influence one’s mood. Musicians because I have no musical aptitude whatsoever, and so I’ve always appreciated and been mystified by those who do. When I have some downtime I enjoy...

The Work of Our Hands

The Work of Our Hands

On April 26, 1865, almost two weeks after Abraham Lincoln’s death, the man who killed the President was finally tracked down. Cornered in a tobacco barn in a quiet backwater of the Virginia countryside, John Wilkes Booth refused to surrender. Even after the Union...

Standards are Critical

Standards are Critical

During my travels this past week I found myself in a meeting with an important individual. As we sat down to start our conversation, he mentioned that it was a bit warm in the room. We both walked over to the thermostat on the wall. I mentioned that it was set to 72...

The Horror of War & Glory of Freedom

The Horror of War & Glory of Freedom

Images of the war raging in Ukraine seem to be everywhere. They clearly demonstrate the unthinkable horrors of war. Lives are being lost, families are being violently torn apart, and entire cities are being utterly destroyed. The same can be said for Syria and...

The God of Endurance

The God of Endurance

The past few months have been especially full and demanding. This is on top of seventeen years in my role as a Global Security Advisor. Looking back, we’ve probably had less than three weeks of out-of-town vacation time during this period. Sure, the role itself has at...

God Working Behind the Scenes

God Working Behind the Scenes

For many years, one of the most encouraging portions of Scripture for me has been 2 Chronicles 16:9. In the NIV this reads: For the eyes of the Lord range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him. This verse and many others...

Prayer as Warfare

Prayer as Warfare

As war rages on in Ukraine, it’s difficult to watch what’s taking place from afar. This is especially difficult given the atrocities being committed against civilians in general, and children in particular. Many of us are doing all we can, and more, as part of the...

Unmasking Evil – 2.0

Unmasking Evil – 2.0

In May 2020 we posted an article titled, Unmasking Evil. The excerpt below contains quotes from that article written almost two years ago: One of the hallmarks of pure evil is the ability to appear normal, or even good... Deception is a high art for the most wicked...

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