Brandon Cox and Rick Warren

Mourning with Rick and Kay Warren and Family

Brandon Living

I’ve started to write this post quite a few times, and each time, I’ve eted it. It’s hard to know what to say when someone you admire and goes through something as tragic as what Rick and Kay Warren have endured the last few days. Their son, Matthew, ended his own life at the age of 27 after battling …

My Friend, Scott Attebery, and His Family

Brandon Living

You hear about the “next things” happening in the lives of friends from college – graduation, marriage, children. Today I learned that my friend, Scott Attebery, lost his wife to an auto accident in Pine Bluff. She passed away earlier this morning. His experience was documented here, and you can see who Scott is here. Our hearts break for him …

What A Wonderful World

Brandon Culture

At our wedding, Angie and I chose to have Louie Armstrong’s song played… What a Wonderful World. In light of yesterday’s shootings, and so many other monumental tragedies in recent years, is it really a wonderful world? We were driving to Fort Smith yesterday for the annual meeting of the BMA of America and were reflecting on some of the …

True Patriotic Heroism

Brandon Culture

“Zebulun and Naphtali were a people that jeoparded their lives unto the death in the high places of the field.” -Judges 5:18 There are a lot of great songs in the Bible. The bo of Psalms reads like a hymnbo without notes. There is the song of Moses and the song of Miriam. Judges, chapter five, contains the song of …