The Easy Life

A Life of Ease and Comfort Isn’t that what we want—ease and comfort! It is the core value of the “Great American Dream!” So, let’s be honest—this “desire” affects many of the daily decisions (and purchases) we make. There is, however, a problem with chasing this...

Walk On

I prefer running as my “workout of choice.” In fact, for most runners there is a sense of belonging to a “universal community.” I’ve challenged my endurance in running a marathon as well as completing an Ironman 70.3 (that’s a ½ Iron man length triathlon – covering...

What Makes a Man

My son came to me carrying the New Testament given to him by a popular men’s ministry. Sandwiched inside the pages were pictures and biographies of “great” Christian men. They were all rough-and-tumble men; Olympic champions and professional athletes. He was in art...

Wearing Shoes

My boys (Matthew–19 months, and Noah–four years old) love to wear shoes. More specifically, they love to wear other people’s shoes. This week I observed as Matthew put on Noah’s, and Noah put on mine. An awkward game of chase ensued, with the...

A Man After God’s Heart!

I am just finishing a study of 1 and 2 Samuel with one of our YBL groups—and while there are many characters that appear in these books—the central character is David.  In Acts 13:22 God calls David, “a man after my heart—for he will do everything I want him to do!”...