Losing My Voice. And Finding It Again.

One time I lost my voice. Here's how I found it again. There was a season in the life of Good Shepherd, stretching from, say 2007 – 2010, in which I had learned the technique of a one point sermon. So that was progress. However, during that same time I had become...

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Turns Out You CAN Come Home Again …

Here's our son Riley Davis and his wife Natalie enjoying ice cream on the recently re-opened streets of Prague, Czech Republic. They have been stationed there since last summer, working on behalf of Cru (formerly known as Campus Crusade For Christ) with college...

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Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Rolling Stones Songs

Last week the Rolling Stones released an extraordinary song inspired by the Coronavirus Pandemic:  Living In A Ghost Town.  It's a little bit of "Miss You," a little more of "Shattered," and a little most of "Your Love Is Strong" all rolled into one.  Check it out:...

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“No Problem” Series Begins With “Small Problem”

“No problem.” We hear it from the lips of friends who assure us we’re not a bother. We hear it from the lips of customers who assure us they’ll wait. We hear it from the lips of vacationers who assure us the laid back lifestyle really is the best. We even say it to...

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#TBT — Princeton Tennis, 1982

I received this photo in a group text with some college tennis friends this week.  What memories! This is from the spring of 1982, my sophomore year in college.  Why are our sweatsuits cream and blue?  I have no idea -- the school colors are orange and black (tiger...

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Yet Another Example Of Just How Well They’re Listening

I received this from a Good Shepherd mom this week: Add this to your "Kids Say" file... One of my sons picked up a Kids Bible to, let's say, thump his brother over the head. I told him, "The Bible is not a weapon!" And he says, "No, it's a library." Of course I...

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