I debated on making this letter public but after speaking with my daughter she too hopes it helps encourage another “senior” family that may be struggling with the reality that things will not be going as planned. Here is the letter…..we hope it encourages you. Sydney, None of us would have imagined that this would … More a letter to my graduate
I had the opportunity to sit down and visit with the hosts (Brooke and Faren) of the “Witty &Gritty” podcast. If you don’t follow these ladies you should stop what you’re doing right now….and connect with them! Their content is fresh, important, entertaining and helpful. They asked if I would be willing to sit down … More The Power of Vulnerability
I love going on road trips. When I was a child my parents set out to take my brother and me to as many states as possible before we left home. I think we hit about 45 of them so we saw a great deal of the United States. Many fond memories were made by … More Don’t miss it!
I’m not the most romantic guy. When it came time for me to propose to my wife I had to think long and hard about how to make it special. I’m old enough to remember the day when you proposed without recruiting an army of people to hide in the bushes and celebrate with you … More What is God doing?
We have enjoyed a wonderful summer full of family fun. We have grappled with the reality that school is about to start. We have stormed the aisles of WalMart for school supplies. We have purchased clothes that meet the dress code requirements. We have met the teachers, roamed the halls and made plans to get … More The last thing I will do for my kids before school starts this year…
In a day and age where comfort is valued over sacrifice and immediate satisfaction is desired over patiently waiting, it is hard to understand why this day is called “Good.” History would tell us that the term “Good Friday” evolved over the years most likely from the original “God Friday.” The only thing that makes … More The paradox of Good Friday