Michael Brooks

Pay more attention to language

I’ve met a few of the Jimmy Carter family over the years through the Carter Political Items Collectors group. Two years ago we had Sybil ... Read more

Understanding the influence we have

I felt like Tom Sawyer. I spent a recent weekend in Birmingham to do a number of things, including a make-up visit to IHOP. My grandson, ... Read more

We must commit to Christ daily

A man was respected in his community and in his church, leading one person to comment that he was a “saint.” His wife smiled knowingly ... Read more

Taking time to pray for our president

I attended a denominational seminar in the spring of 1992 where the late Richard Halverson, chaplain of the U.S. Senate, hosted a prayer breakfast. He ... Read more