Today Tracy celebrates her birthday. She's 35 today (and yes, she gave me permission to post her age), and I couldn't be more amazed at who she is and what God has done in her life. My wife is the definition of a Proverbs 31 woman. I am so in love with her. I know…Read more Happy Birthday Tracy!
We want Christmas to be focused on things that matter. We want candles, and slow, delightful family gatherings. We want enjoyable parties and leisurely gift exchanges. Most of all we want Jesus, front and center, celebrated and adored, as He should be. Instead we usually get mad rushes and overspending coupled with overeating. We occasionally…Read more Advent Antidote
Recently the good folks over at HomeLife Magazine asked me to address the question of Lent. Should a Christian observe Lent or not? Below are my thoughts. What exactly is Lent? For some Christians, the word Lent is a reminder of the mystery of the faith. It's a strong, compelling call to abandon self and…Read more Should you observe Lent?
My friend Chad Lister has just released his newest album, a Christmas cd, entitled Christmas Sounds. Chad has long honored Jesus greatly with music that exalts the King, and this album is no different. Offering a collection of traditional Christmas songs, done with Chad's typical commitment to perfection, this album is outstanding! I have considered…Read more Chad Lister : Christmas Sounds
For the past few days we've been spending time between Alabama and Florida as we go back and forth between Tracy's parents house and my families home. Thankfully, my little sister was married on Sunday and now we've settled down in Panama City for a few days. Although we've been on vacation, our schedule has…Read more Vacating