- Fri, May 23, 2014
Golf has become a wonderful avocation of mine. I love playing, though golf doesn't love me. Better said, my handicap is certainly no reflection of my enthusiasm! But I don't mind, as Mark Twain put it, having a "good walk spoiled."
There are two reasons I enjoy the sport of golf so much: it takes you to some outstandingly beautiful locations (pictured here is Streamsong in Central Florida), and you meet some very interesting people. Four or five hours on a golf course give way to quite an array of topics of conversation. And generally speaking, one of ...
- Mon, Mar 24, 2014
I still remember the day Jon and I met Charles and Janet Morris as Charles had been invited to consider joining HAVEN--it's hard to believe that's been well over a decade ago!
I have heard my parents recount the story of Haven's remarkable founding many times--a once well-known radio personality whose life ended up in shambles, coming to Christ in a hotel room with a Gideon's Bible. A homeless alcoholic, Paul Myers was transformed spiritually--and just a month after his salvation, "The Haven of Rest" with its "First Mate Bob" was launched.
It was my own ...