Most Bible students know king David as the great king of Israel, the guy who killed Goliath, the guy who cheated on his wife with Bathsheba, or the man after God’s own heart. Without a doubt, David’s life had it’s ups and downs. Some of the most powerful … Continue reading “The King Has Fallen, and So Have You”
Lt. General Russel Honore revealed a real life, humorous account in his book, “Leadership in the New Normal” He wrote about something that happened while he was assisting with the relief efforts in the city of New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. Outside of the Saints stadium where thousands were seeking shelter after being displaced, … Continue reading The Power of the Tongue and Sniper Fire
Homeschooling is here to stay. More and more families are choosing to homeschool their children. In fact, more families are homeschooling their children now than any other time in recent years. According to the National Center for Education Statistics and Analyses, since 2012 the number of children being homeschooled has grown from 1.8 million to … Continue reading Why In The World Would You Homeschool Your Kids?
One of my absolute favorite things about my childhood was going camping with my family. The mountain climbing, swimming, hiking, relaxing around the fire, and of course scary stories were right up my alley. I got to take my family camping at the same place that I grew up camping. It was a blessing. As … Continue reading “Dear Dad, I Get It Now”
This post is meant for dad's. That being said, I believe any parent/grandparent could benefit from this. I am just simply writing this with dad's in mind. Dad's, you are so important. You are the one that shapes what your son's think manhood looks like. You are the ones that set the standard for how … Continue reading My Challenge to Dad’s
Twenty years ago my dad took our family to Quartz Mt State Park to go camping. This wasn't out of the norm. We frequented that location. In fact my mother made a patch to put on our camping tent that said "home away from home", and that it was. Our family took great comfort in … Continue reading When your compass breaks
As I look around our society today, it is painfully clear that our world has forgotten what it means to really be a man. They chase after money, power, and anything self-indulging. I stand here today, blessed. Because I did not simply have a biological father, I had a daddy. My dad taught me what … Continue reading Dear Daddy: You have always been my hero.