Author Archives: Regi Campbell

Teaching Compassion to Your Kids (Part II)

Here’s the last half of “10 Things you must teach your kids about compassion” from All Pro Dad1   6.   Furry Friends Do you have a family pet? Animals teach many great qualities. Compassion is right at the top of the list. How your child treats his pet is a great indication of the character...

Teaching Compassion to Your Kids (Part I)

Suffering with another person shows you care about them. In the communities where we grew up, everyone showed compassion when someone was sick or hurt or their house burned down. People chipped in, cooked food, sat and suffered with each other. Jesus-followers are still the most compassionate people on earth. We do more for the...

Scot-Free and Debt-Free

Imagine you have a teenage son. You’ve told him what he’s to do. It’s for his own good . . . for his protection . . . because you love him. But let’s say he does what all teenagers do at one time or another – he disobeys. Let’s say he rear-ends another car while...

Switching Gears

Some of the ‘best practices’ from the business world can make marriages work better. Not all, but some. Here are three examples: 1. Commit and Communicate – Employees, venders, investors and customers want to follow a leader who exhibits that singular ‘all in’ commitment to his business or organization. They want to hear it ....

Our Triune God

If you’ve read one or more of these posts, you already know I’m no theologian. So I hope you’ll cut me some slack as I try and unpack what the Lord has pointed me to . . . the Trinity. Father, Son and Holy Spirit. All God – all the same – yet all different....

The Belief Meter

So, do you believe in Jesus? How much? Do you believe enough? Evangelicals are known for wanting people to cross ‘the line of faith’ from unbelief to belief. Rightly so, since Jesus was pretty clear, with statements like “whoever believes in me shall have eternal life” and “I am the way, the truth and the...

Birds of a Feather…

. . . you don’t need me to finish it for you. This saying’s been around since the 16th century. Birds and animals of all sorts ‘flock together’ with ‘their kind’. It’s part of our comfort and sometimes, our safety. There’s power in numbers . . . ‘good guys’ do better against the ‘bad guys’...

The 3 Big Distractions

Jesus was so smart. From a first century world with no TV or technology, He spoke into our lives and put His finger on exactly 3 things that take us away from His Presence and peace. From Mark 4, verse 19 . . . “but the worries of this life, the deceitfulness of wealth and...

Wes Yoder’s, Bond of Brothers

You can check out the book by clicking here. Such a great title, who could resist this book? Here’s a ‘net out’ of my takeaways…. 1. “Nearly every man I know can recite word-for-word a beautiful compliment or a harsh criticism received from his father” 2. “Words create spiritual strongholds and by them, spiritual legacies...

Empathy for Jesus

Day in and day out, Christ-followers ask Jesus to have empathy for them. To ‘be with them’. We thank Jesus for His love and forgiveness. We rest knowing He “feels us”. . . that He understands . . . that He felt what we feel when He walked the earth as a human being. But...