Writings by Cole Huffman


How Can You Compete With Horses?

As I don’t believe in karma, I categorize the vacation mishap as more or less a misadventure. It can happen to anyone taking an active family vacation, venturing out into “things dangerous to come to,” as a spin on the old Life magazine motto has it. Vacation is a time to go to a place we don’t normally go and there do things we don’t normally do.   A friend was telling me about a vacation of his involving hang-gliding. Some things are too... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Jul 15
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I Love You, Church

I don’t tell you enough how much I appreciate you. I don’t say, “I love you, church,” as often as I should. When I was in seminary, I listed on an index card the kind of church I hoped to pastor someday. I kept the card in my Bible and prayed through it weekly. I was taught to be ready and willing to go anywhere the Lord sent me, but I hoped to live in the Southeast. I hoped God would send me to a college town. I hoped for a church that would not fishbowl my family. I... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Jun 12
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Thoroughly Nasty Business Concerns

Weeks ago, New York’s state legislature legalized late-term abortion and repealed a law that required doctors give care to babies who survive abortions. That is abhorrent. In Roman times, unwanted infants, mostly girls, were discarded like garbage. They died by exposure, were tossed into the sea, or came into the possession of slavers. But when Christians lovingly took those children as their own, in large numbers, that like nothing else demonstrated to Romans their... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Mar 21
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