Early next Saturday morning I will board a plane with my daughter to spend a week in Honduras.
"Who is going to harm you if you are eager to do good? But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed.
If anyone still doesn't believe in global warming, come to Glacier National Park. My wife Karin and I just spent two days of our vacation here.
The visit by U.S. President Barack Obama to Ghana this past weekend was described as his first visit to sub-Saharan Africa.
Throughout the Bible, God's people are instructed to care for those who often cannot thrive on their own, most often widows and orphans.
As I look at where we need to get, pronto -- 350 parts per million or less carbon in the atmosphere, sustainable use of planetary resources, and a world economy consistent with those things -- and
Father's Day has always been a bittersweet holiday for me. For most of my life, my father was absent, having abandoned our family when I was in elementary school.
On the day my father died I was 1,200 miles away.
"Let the one who boasts, boast in the Lord." (1 Corinthians 1:31, NRSV)