This year I turned 43. Just looking at that number on my computer screen, it just doesn’t seem real. It’s not that I think 43 is old, it’s not. It’s just that I thought it would feel different somehow. In so many ways I still feel like the undersized boy who rode his [...]
During a particularly hectic morning, I rattled off my usual list of demands to my daughters. “Girls, get dressed, brush your teeth, comb your hair, don’t forget your socks,” I yelled upstairs using my best dad-voice.
We were running late for school AGAIN and fourth grade anxiously awaited. It was a dark and rainy [...]
“There’s no future in my past” – Karyn Williams, singer/songwriter
I am fortunate in my life that I almost never have confrontations and when I do they are minor ones. There may be a little issue at the office here and there. Some words may be exchanged occasionally with my wife or a family [...]
Imagine seeing the Earth as God sees it—from a distance. Its arresting beauty, its magnificent colors, and its lack of borders.
The Bible says that God spoke the Earth to life. Imagine the power of His breath. Place yourself in the silence of space and envision the peaceful stillness.
Only a handful of people [...]
Every life is a story. Whether it is a story worth telling and talking about, though, is up to you.
– Donald Miller, A Million Miles In A Thousand Years.
I love this simple, yet accurate concept; that our lives are all about story. Each day, each week, each month and year is made [...]