One night last week my son said something to me that shook me. Not just caught me off guard, but shook me to my core. I was laying him in his bed, we talked about the day, we prayed, and I was about to leave the room... Then, it happened. He said "Daddy, can I … Continue reading Dear Son,
I am officially old and boring. I have a very exciting routine. Every morning after dragging myself out of bed (while wondering if it is really morning already) I make a cup of coffee and begin reading the morning paper. A few days ago one article in particular caught my eye. the article was entitled … Continue reading Are Your Kids Stressed?
My sweet daughter is at that wonderful age where she gets scared... A lot. She used to not seem to be bothered by anything, now she is. She is shy around strangers, she is scared of the dark, and yes, she is scared of monsters. A couple of nights ago after saying a prayer with … Continue reading Spiritual Monsters
I will never forget the morning of July 15, 2010. Your mother woke up in labor with you , and even though there was some fear in both of our hearts we couldn't contain our excitement. Off we went to the hospital, I didn't know what awaited me, all I knew was that my life … Continue reading “Open Letter to Daddy’s Girl
If you walk into my office and look around, you will find something that is very near to my heart. If you rifle through my wallet (don't ever do that) you would find it there as well. If you walked in nearly every room of my house, it would be there. If you went through … Continue reading “The Vapor”
It was a usual scene, Jacy was asleep in her bed, I carried Jagger to his crib to lay him down. These are the moments parents dream about (when they are all asleep!) Everything would have been ok, except for one thing. Jagger smiled in his sleep. You see, I flashed back immediately to … Continue reading “Am I leading my children toward the goals I have for them?”
In common culture today when a loved one passes away, the friends and family are left to cope with the loss, but also the daunting task of sorting through their loved ones belongings. They must decide who is to receive what items, and what is to be done with all of the things that … Continue reading Is Faith Shared or Inherited?