Writings by Cole Huffman


Social Media Manners

In a gathering of pastors recently, the social media manners of church folk came up. Were we noticing self-professed Christians losing all orientation to peace and self-restraint when they get behind a keyboard? Shouldn’t we expect more from followers of Jesus? With the exception of the incarnation of the Son of God, everything human will sooner or later reveal its corruption. Social media is very human. It’s wonderful and terrible at the same time.  Perhaps you’ve... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Feb 20
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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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