Thoughts on biblical parenting from a class I recently taught

If you are politically inclined (or old enough to remember 🙂 ) you may recall the greatest moment in the history of Vice Presidential debates - Reform Party candidate, Admiral James Stockdale, began his opening remarks by saying with a somewhat quizzical demeanor, "Who am I? Why am I here?" Of course, before he could launch … Continue reading Thoughts on biblical parenting from a class I recently taught

A Puppy, A Tarantula, Tamales, and a Ministry Update

Have you ever purchased a puppy? I have and I still remember when we went to pick it out from a rescue shelter when I was 13. I can vividly remember walking through the rows of crates looking for that perfect dog. I remember seeing her, a black lab, and getting her out to play … Continue reading A Puppy, A Tarantula, Tamales, and a Ministry Update

This is REAL now…kind of

If you drive far enough South in Texas you enter small stretch of land that does not seem to quite be the US and at the same time not quite Mexico. What do you mean you may ask...Well, after you pass by Houston then San Antonio there is a long stretch of nothing but not the nothing we are used to seeing - i.e. corn … Continue reading This is REAL now…kind of

Reminiscing on 8 Years with Betsy

I stood there looking back with great anticipation. Butterflies in my stomach not from nerves but due to excitement anticipating the moment. Then the music changed and doors swung open. There she was – stunningly beautiful. My bride stood before me and tears welled up in my eyes. As the rest of the ceremony proceeded … Continue reading Reminiscing on 8 Years with Betsy