The Love of One Pastor

Pastor Smitty and Mis Betty at one of my book events in Georgia this past spring.   My girlfriend was sitting by a hospital bed when I called the other day. “Hey,” she said. “I think there is someone here you will want to speak to.” She put the phone up next to his ear. [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…]

Why God made man

I thought I’d share some photos with you from my trip to Portland. Meet Penny C. and Don Miller, author of Blue Like Jazz. Penny is featured in the book. You might remember Penny from a few weeks ago when I was in Seattle at the Wm. Paul Young event. Penny gets around. Or I [Read More…]