Do you want to be healed?

If you are sick, the question, “Do you want to be healed?” seem a bit odd!  Questioning…or even demeaning! Why would Jesus ask that of a man who had been sick for 38 years?  Jesus sees him and finding out about his condition ask him this question.  If you ponder...

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Church Multiplication Network Interview

I truly believe that God opens another door when He closes one up.  On Sunday, September 6, I walked on the platform of Sheffield Family Life Center to give my farewell after over twenty two years of ministry.  The next morning, I was driving to Carlinville, Illinois to attend the...

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Mother’s Day

Today, I am thankful to say that I am able to share Mother’s Day with my mom!  She just celebrated her 80th birthday a couple of weeks ago.  She is in good health, mentally strong, and still cooks my favorite Filipino foods!  My brothers and our families are able to...

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Clergy Food Critic

If you hang out with me long enough, or hear me give a talk, sooner or later the subject of food will pop up.  I love to eat!  Food…and lots of it!  Of course, one of the hazards of my profession is the exposure to food!  There are lunches after...

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Mr. Irrelevant

More than 39 million people will watch the 2013 NFL Draft.  As I write this blog, the Kansas City Chiefs have already chosen Erik Fisher, a left tackle from Central Michigan.  For Chiefs fans, we can debate this pick and any other pick for ’13.  But for now, I’d like...

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