God Can Use You!

People have asked me why I have chosen to write my autobiography, Lost Boy, now and not earlier. I suppose I felt I needed to live some more life first. I also felt there were some chapters still to be written in my own life. I heard about a 15-year-old celebrity who is writing their autobiography. How much life have you lived at 15? But at age 55, I am on the “back end” of life now, not the front . . . read more ›


There are telltale signs as to where a person has been. For instance, if someone saw you with a bright red sunburn, they could assume you were outside for the day. The evidence is there. I wonder if people can tell if we have “been with Jesus”? The reason I say that is because that was said of Peter and John–that they “had been with Jesus.” What does that mean exactly? It meant that they were like Him in so . . . read more ›

Thank you all for your prayers!

We had a very fruitful trip to the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia. And they showed us a lot of love, too! We started the day with an outstanding gathering of almost 400 pastors from the greater Philadelphia area. I spoke to them about essentials of the gospel presentation in a message called “The First Message of the Church.” They were very receptive and I had a chance to meet a lot of them afterward. One pastor told me he . . . read more ›

Going Coast to Coast

Well, the Harvest Crusades season has officially begun for me. Our outstanding Harvest Crusades team has been working hard behind the scenes for months now, but my more “official” part is now in full swing. Today, our Harvest Crusades team is meeting with a few hundred pastors at Angel Stadium in Anaheim in preparation for our upcoming Southern California Harvest, August 15-17. I will tell you more about that really soon. By the way, here is what the bumper sticker . . . read more ›