Month: June 2011

Don’t Let That Get In Your Spirit

Thoughts

Don’t Let That Get In Your Spirit

The email I received told the story of a Christian defrauding another Christian for $4500. There was anger, disbelief and surprise. The multiple phone calls and emails were ignored, so there is nothing left to believe but someone has consciously agreed with themselves to defraud their brother. My advice was cryptic, but true. “Don’t let that get in your spirit,” I said. “It’s just not worth it.”… Continue reading

Jesus And Keith

Thoughts

Jesus And Keith

Eleven years ago tonight I was sitting in a hospital waiting room in Wichita Falls, Texas, with my mind whirling and spinning like a plane in a spiral nosedive. My good friend, Keith Layne, was lying comatose in the next room fighting for his life. His aorta had ruptured and the doctor had done his best to stitch it back, but it wasn’t doing well. And as the stitch leaked, so did our hopes.… Continue reading