A Real Summer Break

A Real Summer Break

A Real Summer Break Wow! I have not posted in a while. That is the type of summer it had been. I unintentionally took a real summer break from blogging – among other things. And the weather did not help. I had so many plans, but the blazing heat changed them...
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…

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...
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...