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No mulligans

A buddy of mine came by Honey Lake yesterday and asked if I would speak to a friend ...

Somewhere over the rainbow

When I was a young man I asked a girl to dance with me at a nightclub. She looked at ...

FEAR NOTHING!

I met with a man the other day who is quite the adventurer. He’s narrowly escaped ...

Death to/for my enemies?

Do you know anyone who maintains an enemies list? Perhaps it’s not a formal written ...

Bend like a reed – Don’t snap!

I’m attending the President’s Council for the Christian Businessman Ministry ...

Dogs that lick

There is an old expression that’s often ignored, “Don’t bite the hand that feeds ...

Lessons from Rome

Plenty of folks have had ambitions to be doctors and lawyers and such, but I’ve ...

He can see for miles and miles

A rock and roll band named the Who wrote a song with lyrics that go something like ...

The verse

A man came to me with tears in his eyes and a broken heart. His daughter has taken ...

A new beginning

Lately I’ve received several letters and talked individually to some folks who have ...

That old tongue is a nasty little critter

I was reading a Bible passage the other day that really struck home. James 3:5 So ...

No tears, tattooed or otherwise

I concluded giving my testimony in a prison yard and asked those who wanted what I ...

Pay is great in all-volunteer army

Last Thursday I flew up to Atlanta Georgia to join 224 other volunteers for a Bill ...

Spiritual epidural

This week I received two shots directly into my spine. They are administered via a ...

Truth or Consequence

So this week I’ve already had a record number of unsubscribes to Words for the Day ...

Dysfunctional family

I’ve visited some of the most dangerous inmates in some of the most evil prisons in ...

And the winner is . . .

I love football but hate one aspect of it . . . Losing! It drives me up the wall ...

Stand up and be counted

The Coach Bobby Bowdon service recently conducted at Honey Lake Church has been ...

Sin rats

Yesterday I received several incoming rounds of hate mail for daring to speak out ...

Dragon Slayer

Last night after a lengthy meeting I got into my truck and happened to notice a ...

The most difficult command

In the fifteen years I’ve been writing Words for the Day I’ve noticed that the ...

Red mud and pine trees!

I have a good friend who is a very accomplished CEO. He became the head of a company ...

Open the door

When I was young I just “had” to get “high” before I could have any fun. Weekends ...

Fiery darts heat up yummy Smores!

I have quite a few friends who are in the ministry and recently many have told me ...