Marking National Grief Awareness Day With Resolve

As published in The Chrisitan Post August 30 is National Grief Awareness Day, which is a worthy observance. Grief is something every human being will inevitably experience. It’s a powerful…continue

‘Duck Dynasty’ star Missy Robertson debates pastor on guns and violence: ‘The solution is Christ’

As published in theblaze, The Christian Post, Charismanews Everyone agrees that gun violence in America is a deadly problem, but there’s a deep divide over how to solve the tragic…continue

Pure Talk: Thoughts, prayers and gun control

Thoughts, prayers — and gun control. There’s a debate over the causes of school shootings and rampant violence. Christian pastor Pat Mahoney, “Duck Dynasty on A&E” star Missy Robertson and…continue

Feckless Fatherhood and Gun Violence in America

As published in The Christian Post In spite of our conflicting views as Americans concerning politics and gun legislation, it seems we can all agree on one thing: that gun…continue

God Hates Gun Violence

As published in Christianity Today: Violence enters the human story from nearly the beginning: “While they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother Abel and killed him” (Gen. 4:8).…continue

To the Class of 2018: Turning Grief into Hope

As published in The Christian Post: Graduation Day can be the best and worst 24 hours of your life. Trust me, I know. Over my 60 years, I’ve personally been…continue

The Mothers Who Mourn

As published in The Christian Post: Scores of beloved mothers throughout America cheerfully anticipate a very special day ahead. Most are excited about plans to gather with their children and…continue

Two Marches for Lives

As published in Christianity Today: This year, I’ve attended two marches related to causes that matter to me: the March for Life in Washington in January, and the March for…continue

What Should Be Done With the Student Marchers From Parkland?

As published in The Christian Post: A Facebook friend of mine recently posted his support for the kids coming to Washington to take part in the March4OurLives (M4OL), a protest…continue