Making our debut!

Don’t worry. I’m not going anywhere. I’ll still be here at this site just like I’ve always been, talking about politics, religion, knuckleheads and demon dogs. But today I am debuting a whole new project. Drumroll, please. This is the official introduction for “AlltheChurchLadies!!!” The idea for came to me while traveling through the [Read More…]

Pastor Smitty: The rare gift

At Rose Hill Baptist with Pastor Smitty & Miz Betty. I come from a diverse group of rednecks. Within our clan of misfits, we have several soldiers, a handful of engineers, some nurses, some plumbers, a few teachers, a bookkeeper or two, and more than our share of felons. There are no bankers, no doctors, [Read More…]

The Spiritual Discipline of Reading

I couldn’t tell if he was making a confession or if he was bragging. The man looked up from the computer screen from where he was surfing the net and announced very matter-of-factly, “I manage this bookstore but I don’t read.” Why would you tell that to an author? I try my best to be gracious to [Read More…]