No Room at the Inn

In June, I had the pleasure of attending the ground-breaking ceremony for The Samaritan Inn’s new family shelter construction. And, no, it was not simply a pleasure because of the catered mini doughnuts and juice, though that never hurts. The Samaritan Inn in McKinney is the largest residential homeless program in Collin County, and this […]

Being “Fishers of Men” Requires a Big Tackle Box

Over the past couple of years, I’ve established what my retirement hobby will be. My golf swing looks like I’m trying to dig a hole to Kathmandu, and sports cars don’t really rev my engine so I’ve taken up fishing. I’ve always enjoyed fishing, but over the past couple of years I’ve taken it from […]

The Church and Halloween: How Should We Respond?

Halloween is awesome, and I enjoy it now almost as much as I did when I was a little tyke. When I was four or five, I was Aladdin and I was set on being as true to character as I could. I told my mom in no uncertain terms that I didn’t care how […]