October 24, 2007

Clergy Appreciation 2007

As most of you know, the month of October is dedicated for Clergy Appreciation. It has been so encouraging for our family to see how the church is taking this opportunity to honor us. Already, several small groups have given so generously to our family. Today, during our married couples’ small group, they took some time to go around and share something that they appreciated about Christina and me. It was really touching to hear...

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A New Generation of Men

               Just recently, Dr. Steve Lee in Kenya, Africa forwarded an article about Lt. Michael P. Murphy, a Navy SEALS who died in combat in Afghanistan. Yesterday, President Bush awarded him the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award, which was received by his father and mother. What caught my attention was his profile. I am realizing that Ed Cole’s phrase of, “Being a male is a matter of birth....

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