I lost a friend this week. She had been sick for the past year, suffering tremendous bouts of pain throughout the process of dying. The long battle with her health had been […]
President of Toccoa Falls College
Have You Seen This Painting?
I have a special wall in my office. The wall houses paintings that TFC students have created for me. It’s a special place because it reminds me of the talent and kindness […]
Maybe It’s Not All About Me
This week I was in Minneapolis, MN on business. As I was walking through the city I suddenly found myself in the middle of the gay pride weekend…one of the largest gay […]
The Charleston Shooting and A View of Godly Character
Since 1907 the motto of Toccoa Falls College has been this: Developing Godly Character With Intellect. Sometimes folks ask me how I know what Godly character looks like. There are a variety […]
I Need A Vacation
When you think about summer what thoughts come to mind? Swimming, picnics, flip-flops and shorts? Well when I think about summer I think about something special to me. What is it? Summer […]
Now What Should I Do?
When I finished college I was certain I had the start of my career all worked out. I had a senior level contact in the company I wanted to work with. The […]
Do you remember the old song Memories by Barbara Streisand? I could sing some of the lyrics for you but you probably wouldn’t appreciate that so let me just say them for […]
Hey…I Got Another Like!
I was talking with a young lady not long ago and here is what she told me. She said that she had a lot of work to do but thought she would […]
I Told You I Was Right!
I am intrigued watching people attempt to resolve conflict. Some people are very good at it. They hit it head on. They go to the person with whom they have an issue […]
I Don’t Know What To Say
Do you ever get nervous praying in public? When you know someone is looking around the room to select someone to pray do you immediately break eye contact with them? Does praying […]