Back in October 2011, I called one of my childhood heroes and dear friend, MEADOWLARK LEMON. He answered the cell in his rich, deep voice and said: "Brother Frank!" It's a fact: "The Clown Prince of Basketball" always makes me laugh!! The Lord had laid him on my heart and I told him that the [...]

By | 2012-02-23T17:08:39+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on THE ASSIST

Lessons Learned from PETE ROSE

Recently, my good buddy, Jimmy Griggs in Nashville, TN contacted me and asked if I wanted to meet baseball great, PETE ROSE. Without missing a beat I said "sure." Speaking comes naturally to me but wisdom is found in LISTENING. Boy, am I glad I went and listened. On November 8, 2011, we met at [...]

By | 2012-01-14T17:36:59+00:00 January 14th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on Lessons Learned from PETE ROSE


We should agree by now that the quote we learned as kids: "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me" are false. Actually, sometimes we would be fortunate to have broken a bone than bruised the soul or psyche. It was my privilege to be invited as an "extra" in [...]

By | 2011-06-20T15:37:50+00:00 June 20th, 2011|Blog|Comments Off on WORDS ARE WONDERFUL