LIFE MATTERS

A Pikachu in the hand is worth two Angry Birds in the bush

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

This Pokemon Go thing is nuts. I don't mean that in terms of mentally unbalanced (though there are certainly those who would be with me on that assessment). I mean that in terms of how it has taken over the world.

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We will not forget

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

"We will not forget" - that phrase came up again over the past couple of weeks.

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Ordinary, imperfect saints

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

If God had a wife, it would be my grandmother.

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The gift of forgetfulness

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

I once heard in church a story that was both poignant and humorous.

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He’s still good

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

I hear that phrase and see it on Facebook often. It almost always follows a report of some kind of blessing.

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I got it!

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

There are certain words and phrases designed to put an immediate stop to everything.

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The single greatest risk of the current election cycle

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

I am typically loathe to comment publicly on politics, but the current election cycle has stirred up some issues that I believe to be relevant to every person, particularly people of faith.

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What do you really, really want?

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
By Neil Sperry

I am a coach. Not the kind of coach that stands on the sidelines calling plays, sending signals and wearing my voice out - I am what is sometimes referred to as a life coach.

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Crawling into the lap of God’s love

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

I have a new favorite photo. OK, there are actually 69 photos that Mrs. Sweetie took in rapid succession when I had both of my grandchildren in my lap in a Mexican restaurant in Amarillo.

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It’s time to stop pointing fingers and start reaching out

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

Mrs. Sweetie and I recently watched the 2014 Disney movie "Maleficent," starring Angelina Jolie.

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Moving to the oldies station

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

I am reminiscing this morning. Last night, our favorite daughter-in-law sent us a great picture of our favorite grandson.

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The power of perspective

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

"Well that really puts things in perspective!" I don't know how many times I've heard or used that little sentence.

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Choose your life by choosing your view

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

My coach asked me, "What does this look like from the other side looking back?"

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Choose your life by choosing your language

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

"I'd love to get together with you Saturday, but I have to go to my son's baseball game."

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Choose your life by choosing your habits

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

The title of my podcast was "How washing dishes changed my life." To fully appreciate the life-changing power of dishwashing, you need to know how much I hate washing dishes - I mean real, serious, deep loathing!

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Choose your life by choosing your questions

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

"Why me?" "Why now?" "Really?" I've asked those questions. So have you.

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Choose your life by choosing your story

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

"Well, that's just the story of my life!" Have you ever heard someone say that?

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Choose your life by choosing your circle

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

Mrs. Sweetie and I recently enjoyed a Caribbean ministry cruise with 45 folks from 12 churches.

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Who plus why equals what

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

When Pastor Terry gave me a tour of Friendship Baptist Church, he did it with both pride and humility. He's proud of his church and his God and humbled at the amazing ways God has provided.

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What can you do with the past?

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
By Gerry Lewis

Mrs. Sweetie and I saw "Cats" on Broadway last week. OK, it wasn't really on Broadway, but it was a Broadway quality performance in the beautiful Opal Theatre on the Oasis of the Seas cruise ship, where we shared a week with about 6,000 of our closest friends.

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