WHAT ARE YOU CREATING?

WHAT ARE YOU CREATING?

Six weeks ago I had the pleasure of sitting at a table with someone that inspires me. He had just made yet another accomplishment and I could not wait to glean from him. As soon as I heard of…

You Are Stronger Than You Think

You Are Stronger Than You Think

You Are Stronger Than You Think He slid it just slightly to see how heavy it was and realized, there’s no way I can lift this TV onto the bed of the truck. You know – one of those very old, antique TVs that sits on the floor with dials. Depending on your...
OC16: Monday Is Here And I Am Still Celebrating

OC16: Monday Is Here And I Am Still Celebrating

OC16: Monday Is Here and I Am Still Celebrating Year after year, the Orange Conference never ceases to amaze me. I have attended many times as a church staff member, but this was my first as a homemaker and stay-at-home dad. With this new lens, I approached the...
Gods of Egypt

Gods of Egypt

Who says you can’t?! They?! Who is they?! There are so many naysayers these days that it saddens me. With all of the miracles, breakthroughs in technology and constant innovation, I don’t understand why so many people don’t believe in

Five Ways to Prioritize Parents

Five Ways to Prioritize Parents

After a twelve minute commute from home, I turn into the lot to find a parking spot. I don’t find my favorite spot, but the one I find works. I open the door to my car, exit, then head to the door. The time is 3:23pm, so the bell will ring in two minutes. It is one of my favorite moments of the day. I get to …

THE SUPER SHIRT: Get Yours Today

THE SUPER SHIRT: Get Yours Today

He walked in with a new shirt. Why? Because it gave perspective. Through this new shirt, parenting became more clear. It was like looking through a magnifying glass. No longer did he just see his kids, he began to know them.

VALENTINE: I Love You So

VALENTINE: I Love You So

VALENTINE: I Love You So My wife is not better than yours, she is just better than I could have ever asked. You see, she loves me. She reminds me of how great I am. She affirms my strengths and knows they far outweigh my weaknesses. Yes. My list of shortcomings is not...
Buildings & Legacies

Buildings & Legacies

LEGACIES For more than forty years, my family has made the 443 mile excursion from North Decatur, Georgia to Daytona Beach, Florida. As I write this, I am thirty-six years old, so how did I come up with forty plus years? Well, the story began before I was born and...
NOW I KNOW: Staying Up All Night

NOW I KNOW: Staying Up All Night

I don’t recall what year it was, but it happened – the one Christmas that I stayed up through the night and throughout the next day. I have not done that since. Even when I have tried, I must take a nap. So what warranted pulling an overnighter? Sonic the...