Romans 10:13

Calling on the Name of the Lord

I was a rambunctious little guy, and I always seemed to be in trouble. My Mom loves to tell a story about one Sunday when I was five. I was particularly bad in church that day, and Mom was fed up. When she got me to the car she said, “Scott, I sure hope you…

John 13:35

Playing Santa

I was 20 years old the first time I played Santa. I remember standing in front of the mirror after I got the suit on and thinking, “This ain’t gonna fool nobody.” But it did! The kids at church seemed to be buying my act as soon as I walked in that night. But once…

Psalm 37:23-24

Pong

In November of 1972 the world received Pong ©. Never again would we need to own an actual ping pong table, nor would we need the skill to hit a ping pong ball. Thanks to Atari, all we needed now was a quarter. But that wasn’t the most important harvest in November of ‘72 –…

A Great Harvest

Lord of the Harvest

I got my first job at 9 years old driving a tobacco harvester for Mr. Sonny. Child labor laws were a bit different back then, but it wasn’t a hard job. The machine moved at a snail’s pace, and all I had to do was hold the steering wheel and keep it from running over…