Celebrating America’s National Parks

The book on which I collaborated with Florida-based landscape photographer, Clyde Butcher (his images, my words) is now available. This volume, issued to coincide with the centennial anniversary of the National Park System, showcases Clyde’s stunning black and white photographs of parks ranging from Maine’s Acadia to Alaska’s Denali to Florida’s Everglades. Coming alongside Clyde’s images are […]


The Rock at Turkey Point

On the newly launched Rock Church Facebook page and website, you’ll find encouraging devotionals; inspiring Christian art; selected readings from Christian writers from over the centuries; Biblical passages; recordings of Sunday messages; and announcements about special events and worship services. I am delighted to be serving as pastor of this church plant and invite you […]


From Acclamation to Crucifixion

Mark 11:1-11 and Matthew 27:45-61 Today is known by Christians as either Palm Sunday or Passion Sunday, the day on which we recall Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem but also the day on which we recount the sufferings of our Lord Jesus in the week that followed that triumphal entry. Three of the greatest lessons […]