Entries by Kishel

Where are the Godly Men?

“Help! Godly men are fast disappearing.  Where in all the world can dependable men be found?” (Living Bible) Psalm 12:1 by Stephen L. Meeks I tried, patiently, courteously, plainly, and finally almost rudely, but the guy never got what I was saying. My counselee’s tone with his wife remained defensive despite prodding him to show tenderness and understanding. Yet, he persisted in taking her every word as a […]

I’m Raising Bulls not Lambs

Why we discipline our boys By Stephen L. Meeks Josh, my 17 year old, volunteered unexpectedly, “I’m sorry Dad.” “For what?” I asked. “Well, I don’t always show respect when you correct me. Sometimes it just seems sort of strong and your maybe a little too restricted, but I know it is for my best. […]

PRESENT IN THE FACE OF THE ENEMY

“How a man keeps his wife and children safe.” A game drive through the Great Serengeti National Park in East Africa was always the highlight of any vacation of ours when we lived in Kenya. Not every game drive was successful. Often, the mere glimpse of a male lion was a highlight, making one particular […]