• 2013
  • Phone calls…

    The year 2013 was not a good year for phone calls: Dad called early one morning on my way to work and Aunt Mavis passed away…. A few weeks later, mom called and my cousin Pam was gone… Just a few days later, mom called again and my cousin Bill was gone.. Not too long after […]

  • 2013
  • A new way to pray…

    A few weeks ago, Steph had the opportunity to go visit her sister in Nashville the weekend before we would spend a few days with her family on vacation in Pigeon Forge. Her job had taken a difficult turn and it was taking a huge toll on her. She needed a few days away from […]

  • 2013
  • Well…

    Since June, Steph and I have been going wide open. We are doing everything that we can to move into the next chapter of life that we both feel God is moving us toward. We are selling our home and moving closer to my mom to be able to help her out while at the […]

  • 2013
  • Who do you say that I am?

    I love it when God just speaks. I love it when He talks so clearly that you almost hear Him audibly. Often I put too many things between God and myself that I make the world a very noisy place, but there are times that I put on my headphones and work, listen to some […]

  • 2013
  • Bicycles to Bypass…

    One of my favorite movies is Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. One of the quotes from that movie is a statement that has never been more true or more realized in my life than the past year. “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” ― John Hughes, Ferris […]

  • 2013
  • Fingerprints…

    As my family adjusts to life without my dad, every where that I look in their house and in my life, there is evidence, or “fingerprints” of him there. The basement at mom and dad’s is full of his stuff. The garage has his “tools and toys” in every direction. Upstairs the evidence of the […]