This Thanksgiving will be different. Growing up, Thanksgiving was always a big deal. We could never “skip over” Thanksgiving to get to Christmas – we always emphasized Thanksgiving in our home. Mom and dad both cooked, but it was dad who cooked and carved the turkey – he would always give out samples along the … [Read more…]
My oldest daughter, Grace, turns 12 today. I love her, and I am so proud of her! As I reflect back on the past 12 years with her in our lives, I am reminded of 12 lessons I have learned being her dad: Time goes fast, so embrace each moment. The time of feeding baby … [Read more…]
My beautiful dates to the Daddy/Daughter Ball last night! I am a blessed man!
I really don’t know how people make in life without Jesus, first and foremost, but in addition, I don’t know how people make it without church. We need other people in our lives to encourage us, support us, challenge us, pray with us, and simply help us be all God desires. We need a village … [Read more…]
Christmas is one of the greatest days of the year (along with Easter)! On Christmas, it is easy to be a dad. You give presents to your kids. They are excited, and you’re a hero! It is easy to be a dad when you buy your kids things. However, the real challenge to being a … [Read more…]