‘Life apps’

What Can You Do When You Can’t Change Anything?

We’ve all been there. We know how this feels. It’s frustrating, and it is often overwhelming. What do you do when events are completely out of your control? You’ve heard many people talk about it in exasperation. Events have overwhelmed them– – events over which they have no power. They can’t do anything about it. […]

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I Feel Intense Grief

It’s Sunday afternoon, and I feel intense grief over the shooting of a number of police officers in Baton Rouge. At this point, three are reported to have been killed. I cannot imagine what officers and their families all over the nation are feeling right now. What can we say about such unspeakable acts? First, […]

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Learning to Live in a Different America

I lived through the 60s. Those were my teenage years. They were very difficult. This past week was also very bad. Maybe I’ve forgotten a lot, or, maybe this really has taken racism, anger, and bitterness and reset it to a whole different level. How do we learn to live in this very different world? […]

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How Can We Best Serve America?

In his 1961 inauguration address, newly elected President John F. Kennedy challenged the American people to “Ask not what your country can do for you–ask what you can do for your country.” His challenge ignited a whole generation to think differently about the country. Those first patriots, most of whom suffered greatly and lost much, […]

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What Shall We Do with Our Children?

What shall we do with our children? No one would dispute the fact that the church must reach and teach its children with the good news of Jesus Christ. The statement that the church is only one generation from paganism seems so true. How do we reach and teach our children? Here are three basics […]

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I am the senior pastor of First Baptist Church, Covington, Louisiana, a position that I have held since 1989.

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But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one. — 2 Thessalonians 3:3 (NIV)