Author Archives: David Smith
God’s garden is full of new seasons
We all go through different seasons in our lives, and God has reasons for everything he does with us. But this can be stressful for us, since we usually don’t understand what God is up to. Continue reading
Why I don’t like to fly
I was so confused that I finally did the last thing any man wants to do: I went to ask for directions at the information desk. Continue reading
The best gig in town
Why my grand-daughter Janey is so fond of this story, I really don’t know. She must have a special video in her mind of her young grandpa hanging from his feet and swinging back and forth like a pendulum. Continue reading
You only find true peace one day at a time
Simply put, God doesn’t want you to know too much. He wants you to trust Him. He is interested in building your faith, not giving you a road map to the future. Continue reading
Who Knew It Could Freeze in Texas?
Sorry Texans, we never meant to bring the cold down to you from Indiana. Continue reading
Can We Salvage Anything from This 2020 Train Wreck?
Something positive might emerge from this election fiasco if we can form a national consensus about enforcing transparent procedures. Continue reading
Why We Should Never Take Election Day for Granted
On Election Day, we all stand as equals at the polls, and we all have a chance to choose the type of future we want to create for our children. That is a beautiful and precious right. Continue reading
A Short Story in Remembrance of a Life Lived for Christ
I am pleased to publish this guest post from my friend Brenda Purcell During the civil war in Guatemala, Pastor Miguel Cojti was preaching in his church. In the middle of the service, three soldiers came through the doors and … Continue reading
It Really Was Almost This Pathetic
How Dare You Disagree with Me!
When everyone is shouting with their one mouth, no one is listening with their two ears. Continue reading