• July 24, 2018 Jeff Criswell

    Married to Jesus

    You've seen 'em.  The silent couple at the restaurant, their heads bowed as they ritually shovel food down the hatch They are with each other but not really.They yearn to communicate but can't. Whatever buzz they once got from each other...

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  • June 16, 2018 Jeff Criswell

    Batter Up!

    My guilty pleasure is baseball. Practices and games included, my kids played at least a thousand times and I was there for just about every one of them. I liked the game so much I started (and sold) a baseball...

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  • May 26, 2018 Jeff Criswell

    Black Jesus

    I rather doubt that Jesus was actually black. I also question the Hollywood version, good-looking Euro-Jesus with shoulder length hair and high cheek-bones. Instead, as a first century Jew, he perhaps was a dark complected Middle Easterner who Isaiah (53:2) suggests...

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