Thankful
Thankful

I once met this family in Arkansas. The patriarch’s name is Bob, he and his wife, Doris, had a son named Bobby and a daughter named Jeannie. Jeannie married a football-player-turned-nurse named Bob. Jeannie and Bob had a son named James Robert...

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Doors
Doors

During the Grassroots Gospel series, we looked at this one passage that just perplexed me. I struggled with it for awhile. It was such an odd passage. It was a story of a simple prison break. Now, I realize that miraculous...

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MOVE
MOVE

I have a brother who is not small. By not small, I mean like he’s really not small. He’s whatever the opposite of really small is. You use whatever term you’d like. You wouldn’t be wrong. We were getting on a flight one time with my entire...

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SOAK

Recently, I decided on short notice to start training for the Honeymoon Half Marathon. I clearly was late to the training game. In my typical fashion, I just started training as hard and fast as I could. I didn’t really have the luxury of time...

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LAUNCH
LAUNCH

My father died when I was 9. My dad was a musician. He was the creative type, an extrovert, an otter / lion (if you’re the type who enjoys those personality tests that equate you with random animals). When I was 21, my mom began thinking about...

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REPUTATION
REPUTATION

“A GOOD REPUTATION IS MORE VALUABLE THAN MONEY.” – Publilius Syrus I growing up, I was the youngest of three siblings (and still am). We went to small schools, mostly private ones, where everyone knew everyone else. We shared teachers...

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Photographer
Photographer

Remember when phones didn’t have cameras? What did we do?! How did we document our meals and sunsets and what our dog wore for Halloween? Pictures are fun and sometimes frivolous, but on the other hand pictures mark important moments. Baby...

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SPEAKERS
SPEAKERS

SPEAKERS  I love a bargain. For reals. F A C T I have been a member of CouponMom.com since I was 21. I’m sure I was the only 21 year old male on their distribution list. Yes, the membership is still active. I am a coupon mom. In church planting...

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99
99

99 This week was a disaster. My phone quit working. It was just done. The screen looked fine, the the home button worked, but the screen – the terribly cool space-age touch screen – was completely unresponsive. It’s amazing how your...

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The SOLD Sign
The SOLD Sign

The SOLD Sign I have lots of friends in the real estate business. Almost too many to mention. My friend Stacy began working with a real estate firm in Bellingham, Washington. And my friend Carrie, then Kyle, then Nathan, then Curtis, and even...

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