The Tide Has Changed

There is a dangerous movement at work in America today; the tide has changed. In reality the tide has been going out since the sixties. You may hear the word progressive bounced around this election season. The progressive movement is nothing new but the newest iteration has the potential to be the most destructive if […]

Seems Like Yesterday (Well Maybe Last Week)

Twenty-one years!! It is hard to believe Jennifer and I have been married for twenty-one years. I can still remember the wedding like it was yesterday…all the pictures had been taken and it was time to head over to the sanctuary. The pastor and I took the platform, all the groomsmen and bridesmaids were in […]

I’m Not Perfect Either

I’m not perfect. There I have said it. My wife and children just uttered a collective, “DUH!” Okay, so my lack of perfection is not a fresh revelation to most. The reason I mention it is because I have promised the youth I would be “real” with them. That is what I want to do […]

The Table

Here it is, Thanksgiving morning and the business of getting ready for the meal is already upon us. Pies are cooling on the counter and while there is a pause between rounds of food preparation I thought I would take a moment and say a few words. Thanksgiving has always been a special holiday to […]

Dads in Heaven

In honor of Father’s Day I thought I would post something I have been working on since January. My dad passed away this past January from cancer. He always loved reading my posts and was one of my biggest fans. This is a chapter from a book I am working on (and have been for […]

Another Year Down

The start of the new year is a funny thing. Television shows run their “best of” episodes. Radio stations play a highlight real of the previous year. News crews spend time recapping the biggest news makers. Then just as quickly each one turns their attention to how to make the most of the coming year. […]

It’s About Time…

There is coming a day when time will no longer be an issue. Seconds, minutes, days, or years will no longer exist we will just be. Until then we are bound by the confines of time and it’s effect on us. Time is something we worry about often. I know this is true because thereĀ are […]