A Poor Prognosticator

Before the famed frenzy of March Madness and the bracketology begins, I go through a bracketology of my own for my favorite sport, golf.  This week is the Accenture World Match Play where the top 64 golfers in the world compete in head to head competition.  My wife, son and I always select our brackets…

The Great Recovery Begins With Me

In an effort to continue to provide everything possible to help the residents of The Way have a new beginning, we, through the assistance and leadership of our friends at Asbury, are offering Dave Ramsey’s internationally acclaimed course, Financial Peace.  To build enthusiasm for the course Carrie Gray, our case manager, scheduled a “field trip”…

“Super” Value

Having watched the Super Bowl recently, I was interested in the popular cultural fascination with the famed and very expensive Super Bowl commercials.  I asked my class on Monday morning what they thought of the commercials.  They in general were not too impressed, but they did mention that they liked the Doritos ads the best.…

Do We Want To Get Well?

In John 5, Jesus asks the man who had been crippled for 38 years, “do you want to get well?”. At first this seems like a cruel, insensitive question, but when you really investigate it and understand the nature of human beings, you begin to understand the reason for his question. After 38 years of…

What Recovery Requires

Look at this great message taken from “The Fax of Life” newsletter…. Lots of people have trouble understanding why Josh Hamilton called a press conference last Friday. Told the story he told. Left himself so wide open to criticism. But there is a perfectly good explanation – that some still can’t get even after hearing…