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trace your trail today

For some, it’s the office. For others, the mirror. When you follow the trail of your time, energy, affection, and money you find a throne. And whatever or whomever is on that throne is the object of your worship!Here is where I change my focus. ~Louie Giglio Trace your steps today / this week, or… Read more »

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the day of no Worship.

  I contribute to @lifewithworship and on there a couple weeks ago I tweeted something that still has me thinking – figured I’d post it here too… I’d love to hear and talk with any of you on the subject… @lifewithworship (after Jesus was crucified) Emotions of the disciples: Anger? Guilt? Sadness? Anticipation? Disillusion? Mourning? Probably wasn’t worship… Read more »

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oversight [a confession]

  In the last month I, at some point, have overlooked (both intentionally and unintentionally)… My wife’s needs My sons’ needs details at work when things are busy the homeless that I walked and drove past (yes same lady) I see a ‘cry for help’ on facebook or twitter and don’t call the person. focusing… Read more »

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my life’s Mad Lib

  My son Roman loves “Mad Libs”… Google it. If I could be at least ___ % sure that God would ___________________ .  Then I would ___________ . I do this a lot. My wife and I got a good chuckle today on something to this effect…

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Juggling Balloons – Part 2

  In Part 1 – a question was posed: “are there any balloons that God might just pop eventually to get your focus off them?” There was a moment the other day when I was overwhelmed by balloons in the house… granted it was my own fault for blowing them all up — FYI: a two-year-old and four-year-old can’t blow… Read more »

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Noise

AHHHHHHHHHHH       GRRRRRR    VrrrRRRRoooooooOOOOOM FFFFFFRRRRRR   Enter Jet  Sounds    Tphtphtphtphtphtpht……… CRASH! My wife and I have boys. We have wood floors. It is loud in our house. Psalm 98:4 (ESV)  4(A) Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth; …. I didn’t realize how amazing the scriptures are that reference a “joyful noise” were until the other evening.  God hit me… Read more »

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Oaks Worship | Lift Up the Light (Live)

It is always intriguing to hear live [new] versions of old songs – while that holds true on Oaks Worship‘s new album “Lift Up the Light” (on iTunes today!)… there are some absolutely amazing new songs that I believe have poured from the heart of God to this album, to my ears and to The Church; who… Read more »

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“Go Daddy, Go”

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 »

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Weekly Lyric : Jason Morant

One of my all time favorite album is Jason Morant‘s “Abandon” I re-ran across this song recently and well I remember now how awesome it is… here it is on a ‘weekly lyric‘ Lyrics: You are so very lovely And so overwhelming yes You are You define mercy by looking right down on me And… Read more »

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To the parents of the world: rock stars aren’t all that bad

  Do you think Rock Stars’ passion could be a good example to moms and dads everywhere? Or how about you and I, the run-of-the-mill human, observing facets of the Rock Star that could focused us to be an exemplary follower of Jesus in every area of our lives….  I follow and read quite a few blogs (to a fault at times) – My… Read more »