Category Archives: Parenting

Black Lives Matter, part 2

Like I said in my first post, Black lives matter. If you haven’t read it, you can read it here. Here’s my story about how I came to believe that, which in all honesty shouldn’t be that hard for us … Continue reading

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And The Brokenness Remains

    “Jesus wept.” This verse found in John 11:35 is the most poignant sentence ever written.  Two words, expressing one idea, boiled down to the simplest of words. A poem contained in a subject and a verb. The implications … Continue reading

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3 Jobs Every Teenage Boy Needs To Have

I was blessed to grow up with parents that forced gave me the opportunity to work through high school and college. It taught me invaluable life lessons and helped to keep me out of trouble. It helped teach me various … Continue reading

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Husband and Father: A Man’s Greatest Calling

I was reading a book the other night and came across a quote that struck me to the heart and got me thinking, and subsequently blogging. The book is Mud, Sweat, and Tears: The Autobiography of Bear Grylls. Bear Grylls … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Read My Bible…on an Ipad…that much

I have an Iphone and an Ipad. It goes without saying that these are enormously convenient tools of technology. There is, however, one thing that I have found that Iphones and Ipads can’t do. They can’t sanctify my example and … Continue reading

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Hellfire, Damnation, and Christian Cartoons…

What does hellfire and damnation preaching have in common with many Christian cartoons? The answer is that often times they implore the same methods to try to get their point across. There are two types of evangelistic preaching. You can … Continue reading

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A Letter You Will Never Get…

Dear Dad, I was reflecting back the other day on all the things you taught me growing up and I wanted to take sometime to jot down my appreciation to you. I first want to thank you for the way … Continue reading

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