New Year
on February 27th, 2020
2020When my son was in jr. high, he started having difficulty in school.  I thought it was because he was not paying attention in class, however, he insisted that he was not doing well because he could not see.  I did not believe him, after all he passed the vision screening at the school.  So, in order to prove him wrong, I made an appointment with the eye doctor.  After the exam, I was shocked t...  Read More
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Money and the Bible
on February 27th, 2020
Did you know...16 of the 38 parables deal with how to handle money and possessions. The Bible offers 500 verses on prayer,500 verses on faith,And more than 2,350 verses on money and possessions. Being a good steward of the resources God has given to us matters to Him. A Faithful StewardThe Question is not…“It’s not what I would do if one million dollars were my lot;BUT… It’s what I am doing with t...  Read More
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Parenting: an easy task? NOPE!
on February 27th, 2020
What is the hardest thing to do?Riding a bull?Being in charge of a country?Doing a triathlon?What about raising kids?  There is no manual for it.  Each kid is different and there is never enough time or money.  How do parents do it?  How do kids survive through it?  And then when they grow up, did we do enough as a parent? Parenting can be one of the hardest things to do in life and yet it can be ...  Read More
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Love Is...
on February 27th, 2020
Love is.....What is Love?What does it mean?  What does it encompass?  How do I exhibit it?We say I love you all the time.We love things, we love songs, ideas, sports, movies, places, and so on.  But as it pertains to everyday life and how I am called to love one another the way Jesus loves us, do I really understand what the meaning of love is? Let’s look at the meaning of love from a Biblical per...  Read More
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Traveling With Kids
on December 19th, 2019
Have you ever been traveling with kids? I get tense just thinking about it. All the things you have to bring.  A few years ago my wife and I took the kids to Hawaii. I remember all the planning we had to do. They were little so we even had to bring the car seats. There was so much anxiety about the trip. I hate to fly, like a lot. So the anxiety was definitely at a defcon 5 for me. Jamie sat down ...  Read More
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Be Joyful , Patient , and Faithful
on December 19th, 2019
The holidays are here, which means that it is a busy and stressful season for most.  The holidays can bring a mix of emotions for many people.  For some people it brings happy memories and traditions, for others, the holidays can trigger not so great memories, or even loneliness.  Some have lost loved ones, or have encountered major change in their lives.  Whatever situation that you see yourself ...  Read More
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Adam, Where Are You?
on December 19th, 2019
Uh oh. Sounds like God has misplaced his first human being. Maybe God is just near sighted. Perhaps there’s an alternative answer. We know that God is omnipotent (having all power), omnipresent (present everywhere at once), and omniscient (knowing all things). These are basic theological, undisputed truths of God. If he is not any of these things then He cannot be God. So if God is omniscient, whe...  Read More
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Waiting On The Lord
on December 19th, 2019
Waiting On The LordHave you ever flipped open the Bible and put your finger on a random verse and asked the Lord to speak His will to you? If you haven’t and you’re tempted to, let me caution you with some of the things you may get:"Brace yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer me. "-Job 40:7(Not one you want to hear before bed.)“A feast is made for laughter, wine makes life...  Read More
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I would like to buy a vowel Pat...
on May 29th, 2019
That was something my wife and I had the opportunity to say to Pat Sajak a few years ago as we competed on The Wheel of Fortune.We did quite well... we finished 3rd out of three contestants. 😆 You can’t win them all, but we enjoyed the experience. A, E, I, O, UIn our relationship with Jesus as we learn to FOLLOW Him, it’s ok to buy a vowel. What do I mean by that...A, E, I, O, U can be helpful let...  Read More
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