How the Coming of Jesus Changed The World

As you enjoy the Christmas week, I’d like to inspire you with the truth of how the birth of Jesus Christ changed the world. This particular blog is the most reprinted one I’ve ever penned.

Following is a condensed version of “Twelve Ways Jesus Christ Changed the World.”

Enjoy–and Merry Christmas.

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Merry Christmas: Jesus Towers Above All

Christmas is ten days away and is celebrated by more people around the globe than any other holiday.

Why?

For the next few weeks I will re-publish some of my most popular blogs. They focus on the one Person who’s most crucial to our lives–both here on earth and also after we die. He is “the Way” in both realms.

Merry Christmas. 

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Successful Marriages–Our Greatest Social Need

I’ve made plenty of mistakes in life including in my marriage.  Sin and failure are a part of being human (unfortunately).

But I’ve also made some good choices that brought the blessing of God. One was taking Shirley Jean Cookson as my wife on October 10, 1976.

One of our sons is getting married this week on the same day–forty-five years later. We’re happy to share the date (we were married on my Grandma Boehme’s birthday.)

Marriage is the bedrock of a thriving nation. Nothing creates greater social stability and happiness than great marriages.

What are the secrets to a successful marriage?

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