It is funny how different the same thing appear with a change of scenery. This weekend we made the big move. We moved my home office into the guest room to clear out the nursery. So here I sit, at the same desk, the same old laptop, same bookcases behind me. The only thing that … Continue reading Change of Scenery
In the US today they are many words of hate flying from both sides of the gay marriage issue. But why? Here is a video of one of our pastors talking about the issue of gay rights and Christians. I can't say it any better myself. Check it out. It may surprise you.
Not just today, but everyday I appreciate my dad more than he'll ever know. From the many things that he taught me: how to ride a bike, how to swim, scuba dive, build model airplanes, throw a baseball, how to change a tire, how to travel on an airplane, and how to be selfless … Continue reading Father’s Day
I love being around babies. But it may not be the reason you think. Have you ever noticed how people act around babies? We "adults" are usually the ones making weird noises and funny faces just to get the baby to smile. But then the darnedest thing happens. The adults that just got smiled at … Continue reading Smiling is My Favorite
The other day I was reading an interesting article about this new product called the Batteriser. It is a small metal band that you put over batteries and it still small enough to use the battery almost anywhere you normally do. The theory behind this $2.50 piece of metal is that it taps into the … Continue reading Batteriser
One of the things that I enjoyed about our camping trip last weekend was that my cell phone had no service. To me that is one of the best thing to see of a cell phone. "No Service". With this age of technology forever increasing and the ease of access to everything, my brain goes … Continue reading Lessons from Camping – Black Out
As I sit her jet lagged, I have been going over my last trip in my mind. I am thinking about the ups and the downs. But there is one part of this trip that I cannot stop thinking about, it is about a man that I meet at the airport, A.J. Now maybe it … Continue reading A.J.
Growing up I have had the pleasure to know both of my grandfathers and one great grandfather. I have seen directly how they affect my life even to this day. My parents, grandparents, and great grandparents have been the biggest influencers in my life, and rightfully so. But there is a disconnect that is happening … Continue reading Direction