Farewell to an iconic pastor

“Billy Graham is more alive than he’s ever been,” my daughter Amanda texted early on February 21st. And I knew: Billy would celebrate his 100th birthday in heaven. In the evangelical world, Billy had no equal. Over his more than six decades of worldwide evangelistic “crusades” as they were called, not even …

God has a purpose for every gift

Several D words have sometimes linked themselves to our granddaughter’s name in the decade since her birth. Dinah-mite. Dynamic Dinah. Dina-sore. But the alliteration that always fits is Dinah Dancer. Before she could talk, the slight live-wire swayed, bounced and twirled to music she alone could hear. “Watch me, Nana!” …