Standing Against the Shore Breaks of Life
August 29th, 2019
I was only in water up to my shins when I turned around and a giant wave nailed me from out of nowhere. It knocked me right off my feet, tossed me around like a rag doll and forced my face to the sand...
Making A Good Plan A Great Plan
August 20th, 2019
Want to hear a great joke? I thought you would! Here it is… How do you make God laugh? Don’t know? You tell him your plans.Okay maybe it’s not that funny. But it does speak to a problem we all have. W...
Are You A Mistake?
August 15th, 2019
Mrs. B was my art teacher all through high school. She was an amazing teacher and I was a terrible artist. At the height of my artistic career I submitted what I thought was a masterfully drawn pictur...
Replacing Fear With Peace
August 8th, 2019
Terrified! That was the look on my frozen friend’s face from atop the ladder. He climbed up, turned sheet white and asked, “Can you help me down please?” Have you ever been so afraid you couldn’t move...
What kind of friend are you?
August 1st, 2019
I was standing at a graveside watching people pass by the casket to pay their respects. All was normal until an elderly man stepped off the walkway too soon and his leg went straight down into the gra...
What's better than crying?
July 25th, 2019
At the age of two author Helen Keller was stricken with a devastating disease that left her deaf and blind. Yet she went on to say, “I cried because I had no shoes until I met a man who had no feet.”I...
Oh, Now I See It!
July 18th, 2019
At the start of the lunar sunrise on December 24, 1968 the crew of Apollo 8 read verbatim the account of creation found in Genesis 1:1-10. Little did the crew know that their reading from scripture wo...
July 11th, 2019
Just like many of you I have a garage sale or two every summer. It’s almost an American tradition. The heat comes, days get longer and the garage sales start poppin’.I love it because it allows me to ...
I hate waiting!!!
June 27th, 2019
Why is this taking FOREVER? Don’t they understand how valuable my time is? If they didn’t screw up my tires in the first place I wouldn’t have even had to come back here. I think he’s taking longer on...
What Are You Thinking?
June 20th, 2019
Did you know that according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America over 40 million people in the U.S. suffer from chronic negative thinking? That’s a huge chunk of the population. It’s a...
June 13th, 2019
How to fish, shoot, hunt, set up a tent, drive a tractor, dig a hole, look people in the eye, properly shake someone’s hand and hold the door open for a lady… these are just a few of the cool things m...
Never Leave Naked
June 6th, 2019
We were searching for a beach on the Big Island when my wife and I parked at the edge of a cliff near all the other cars. We noticed a family with children loading up to head home and it looked like a...