“You have cancer.” That’s a sentence that will strike fear in your heart. Cancer is one of those “Goliath” kinds of things- big, looming, loud, threatening. For anyone who hears the word cancer associated with his or her own name it’s flat out scary- even for...

It’s October. The first full month of autumn. The month that brings us cooler weather, a beautiful change of color in the trees, the World Series, pumpkin everything… and lots and lots of PINK, reminding us that October is also “Breast Cancer Awareness Month.” I...

Like so many of you, I am grieved over the death yesterday of beloved actor, Robin Williams. And while I celebrate his life by remembering his brilliant life’s work, I can’t help but pose the questions that I’m sure many are wondering: • What happens...

Friends, Recently, I traveled to Toronto, Ontario, Canada to tape a segment with 100 Huntley Street- a Christian daily talk show that airs on television stations throughout Canada and the United States. The trip was great. I met the most wonderful people- along the way, throughout my...

LISTEN Click HERE to listen or download Punky's podcast in iTunes. Talking Points: (Visit BibleGateway.com for easy scripture reference!) 1. Read Matthew 9:36-38 What's the first place you tend to look when you are struggling and in need of some real help? 2.  Read Hebrews 4:2 in The Living Bible How active is your...

It is the first week of the second month of the New Year 2014. Already I feel behind. In fact, I have felt behind since last January… or longer, if the truth were told. OK, since it’s a new year and all, and since we’re...