3 Words That Can Rescue A Relationship

3 Words That Can Rescue A Relationship

Do you ever notice how quickly just a few words can change the direction of conversation? Regrettably, I spend a lot of time re-learning this lesson with my wife and children: good communication requires effort. Thankfully, there a few phrases along the way I’ve...
Resisting Temptation, Battling Sin

Resisting Temptation, Battling Sin

Every man I’ve ever met who wants to follow Jesus has struggled with what to do with desires he knows are not pleasing to God. With the recent news about Ashley Madison, I’m reminded that many are being caught by the traps of our enemy. I’ve recorded these thoughts...
2015 Easter Collection

2015 Easter Collection

There are a LOT of great resources on Easter this year. Here are several I found helpful as I was reading this week. Zondervan has shared a number of their images from the NIV QuickView bible including this Pinterest board. #GoodFriday Timeline from the NIV QUICKVIEW...
How to survive for 2 hours when your phone breaks

How to survive for 2 hours when your phone breaks

So this last week while my wife was in another country and my children were at school, I nearly panicked. Honestly, everything about the setup was strange: Wife out-of-town. Daughter at new preschool. Fresh 20 oz Dunn Bros in my minivan (swagger wagon). I’m...
Out of Our Chaos

Out of Our Chaos

“When we put our problems in God’s hands, He puts His peace in our hearts.” – Our Daily Bread From Chaos to Order My wife, Greta, and our oldest daughter have been planning to go on an international mission trip for months. We were busy: collecting...