Writings by Cole Huffman


The Books List 2019

When I lived in Nashville, a friend in the music industry told me about the night a famous artist pulled up to his house, asking if my friend had a copy of the artist’s CD he could borrow. I know the feeling, having no hard copy of my first book, He Made the Stars Also , published this year, in my possession at present. But I’m appreciative of all who do. I read some memoirs about fathers and fathering, like Bruce Feiler’s The Council of Dads , about a group of men... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Dec 1
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Huff the Magnificent

Ask me what I remember from visiting Jerusalem last year and I’ll tell you what happened in Memphis. Unto us a child was born, our grandson Huffman. We got word his mother was in labor as we entered the Garden of Gethsemane, the place Jesus sweated blood. Maybe the closest I’ll ever come to feeling stress like that is the day my barely 21-year-old son told me a girl was pregnant with his baby. (Colson provided some comic relief later: “I’m going to be an uncle? At... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Oct 23
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Twenty Years Capsule

Twenty years ago, the dawn of a new century was only a couple of months away. Were you stockpiling goods due to Y2K fears? Software developers rushed to fix the “Millennium Bug,” staving off the chaos that would have ensued if computerized banking and defense systems collapsed.   Only Jonathan Cahn would find anything useful now in the Y2K books of old. Cahn’s hermeneutics—called eisegesis , reading into the text—was in play around Y2K. I remember... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Sep 25
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