Passionate Pursuit

I was recently invited to write for GetConnectDAD's 52 Traits campaign. Its focus is to provide a platform for dads to talk about the traits that we would like to help instill into our children.  Below is my guest piece on the topic of being Passionate (or click here to view it on their site). When people hear…Read more Passionate Pursuit

Pain Management

Click Here to read part 1 of this series where I gave an inside look at the emotional weight that all pastors shoulder. Feelings can become too much for anyone. This post was supposed to be done a month ago. It was actually finished and ready to share two days after Part 1 but then life happened and I felt…Read more Pain Management

Cat Theology

I found this via /r/christianity, posted by /u/1nstrument.  All credit goes to them. God gave us cats to show us exactly how He sees us. Here are the similarities between us and them: They ignore us most of the time, but won't shut up when they want something from us. When we open doors for…Read more Cat Theology

The Importance of Being Earnestly Christlike

Those that know me have noticed that I've mellowed quite a bit over the last few years.  I haven't lost my zeal or fervor but I have learned (and am continuing to learn) that there is a time and a place to offer a counterpoint to those who I disagree with; those places rarely include Facebook or Twitter.  Remembering…Read more The Importance of Being Earnestly Christlike


Yes, I stole the title of this post from the name of a band. No, I'm not sorry. After hemming and hawing about the decision for the past few months, I have finally decided to pull the metaphorical lever and drop Facebook out of my life.  I'll keep it around for a little while in…Read more Hello/Goodbye