I have been wanting to post this for awhile now. About this time last year I say that I had my mid-life crisis. I turned 30 this year and I knew that it would hit me hard. It is one of those milestones that people don't usually look forward to. But I took a different … Continue reading Life Objective
My goal and aim of this blog has been to positively determine the direction of future generations. What does this look like? How are we to accomplish this? My challenge for myself and you is to make a difference for future generations. Three generations to be exact. I have been reading through the Old Testament of … Continue reading Three Generations
To be honest, I have been struggling with writing this post for some time. Today I started a new job. After seven years at my old company it was very different walking into a new building, sitting in a new seat, and being surrounded by new faces. Many times the past few weeks I have just … Continue reading Fair Winds and Following Seas…
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.