March 23rd, 2019
I want to personally thank you for your prayers for Lon Solomon Ministries. By His grace, God is choosing to bless our ministry and "expand its coast" as Jabez prayed. We have the chance to go daily M...  Read More
Suffering and the Christian
February 27th, 2019
In a letter dated March 31, 1840, the great Scottish preacher Robert Murray McCheyne wrote the following letter to a suffering parishioner:"You cannot love trouble for its own sake; bitter must always...  Read More
I Should Have Been Kinder
February 5th, 2019
"And be kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you."  Ephesians 4:32This morning, I read an editorial in USA Today that took me back 30 years in time....  Read More
Where the Healing Begins
January 19th, 2019
In the fall of 1969, during my junior year at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, my girlfriend became pregnant.  I knew that I was clearly the father, but as an unbeliever with no moral ...  Read More
New Year, New You
January 1st, 2019
As every new year rolls around, I think we all try to make some kind of a New Year’s resolution or at least commit to trying to lose a few pounds! (I know I do!)But there is one thing that I can think...  Read More
Sovereignty, Omnipotence and You
November 15th, 2018
"Which he will display at the proper time—he who is the blessed and only Sovereign, the King of Kings and Lord of Lords." I Timothy 6:15 Calling God "sovereign" is just a fancy theological way of sayi...  Read More
How I Want to be Remembered
September 3rd, 2018
"Thus Hezekiah did throughout all Judah, and he did what was good and right and true before the Lord his God. And in every work that he began in the service of the house of God, in the law and in the ...  Read More
How Deep is Unbelief
July 11th, 2018
Then the Pharisees went out and began to plot with the Herodians how they might kill Jesus.  (Mark 3:6)The Temple guards went back to the leading priests and the Pharisees, who asked, “Why didn’t you ...  Read More
Removing the Plank
June 7th, 2018
The President is Missing is a novel written by best-selling author James Patterson and former President Bill Clinton. Now, I'm not a fan of novels, so I probably won't read it! However, USA Today quot...  Read More
No Apologies
May 26th, 2018
My oldest son, James, graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1999. He is still serving today as an active duty Naval officer and I am so proud of him, as I should be. So it is probably no surprise tha...  Read More
The Praise of Men vs. The Praise of God
May 8th, 2018
I love horses. There is something so majestic and regal about them. All of which brings me to the 2018 Kentucky Derby this past weekend. I'm not a gambling man, but I still love to watch the Derby. Th...  Read More
Pushing God too Far
April 25th, 2018
I just returned from leading our Footsteps of St. Paul tour through Greece, Turkey, and Rome as we followed Paul's 2nd through 4th missionary journeys as recorded in the Book of Acts. As part of our t...  Read More