Playing basket ball with Levi: I was cheering on a toy hand-drum and chanting “Go Levi, Go!” then all of a sudden he tells me to stop “Daddy, stop. No, daddy stop. I do it” and he takes the drum and starts doing the same thing but chanting “Go Daddy, Go!” This was just another… Read more »
This came from reading Psalm 71 today. It is with hesitation that I share this, partly because of the ‘rawness’ of the recording, but mostly for fear of what some may think. My prayer is that someone may connect with the spirit in which this song ‘came out’.
What is the first thing you want to do when something REALLY big happens to you? For example: you find $20 in your winter coat pocket after pulling it out of the closet (monumental, I know) – but what something deeper like this: somehow your checking account is not ‘in the red‘ at the end… Read more »
Good decisions don’t make life easy, but they do make life easier. (Movie: Forever Strong) Teach in every moment with your kids. Be a “kid” at least once a month. Prayer: I want to be where the will of your hand and the strength of your love collide 9/19/10 Romans 9…… Fall rain is refreshing, After… Read more »
Integrity: When I was a “little shaver”, I remember my father teaching me what ‘integrity means’ – he told me then [paraphrased]: “[integrity is] seeing a 10 dollar bill on the table (that isn’t yours) and leaving it there”. Transparency: I recently sat for coffee with a close friend and we apologized for some communication… Read more »
I’m sure we all face those times that we think… “THIS IS IT….” [here is where you would want to give up] and we come up with some extreme scenario where we think we will either lose our job, our family, our house, friends, our kids will starve, or we will be taken advantage of… you name it,… Read more »
I was seeking some council from someone once and they shared that they heard this quote / prayer… currently I’m wrestling whether I want to ‘pray this too loud’….. just a prayer for thought… Lord, send me anywhere, only go with me. Lay any burden on me, only sustain me. Sever any ties but… Read more »