God’s Impossible Standard for Man

Frequently, I fall into the trap of reaching for a “perfection” defined by the world or myself rather than the one set by God.

All Apologies

‘I’m sorry’ is not an apology or repentance. It is a sentiment, an expression of an emotion.

Motivation of Whom?

I was introduced to a new phrase recently: “throwing shade.” There seems to be a whole lot of connotations and inferences associated with this particular idiom. Regardless of what you think about it, I’d like to put another spin on the subject. Basically, its a comment on behavior. I get Continue Reading

Why Trump Lost

The first presidential debate of the 2016 general election was a rough pill to swallow for liberty lovers. It took me a full 48 hours to digest the spectacle of ignorance on display Monday night. Fortunately, I finally understand why more than a quarter of Republicans and Republican leaning Independents still oppose Trump as Continue Reading

The Grill of a Father

When I take a quick stroll back through the halls of memory, I’m pretty sure it is I who should be giving and sacrificing as thanks to the man responsible for my care and well-being for the majority of my life.

Sabbath

Sunday was given to me as a grace-filled recognition of my inadequacy and inability to worship the Creator of the universe the way He deserves.

Newsboys, “Where You Belong/Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus”

When you’re dull from all that glitters, when you’re thoughts have a hollow ring, when you can’t escape from the fact you are getting it wrong… All your foolproof plans seem foolish, all your status is status quo, all your really need to know is where you belong. Turn your Continue Reading

Fatherly Observations

My son has arrived. If you haven’t seen him, you should.  He’s pretty much the cutest most awesome bundle of poop making human-ness that exists.  The ‘cutest’ and ‘most awesome’ parts come from my family and friends, the poop from personal experience. Ok, maybe the ‘most awesome’ part is me Continue Reading

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