Rats, Marriage, and a Whole Lot of Jesus

Rats, Marriage, and a Whole Lot of Jesus

Marriage is an adventure. From day one you are stepping out into one of the greatest adventures of your life. Sometimes it takes a while for the adventure to set in. Other times, the adventure kicks in right away and you are faced with a problem so insurmountable that it shakes your young marriage to its very core. That adventure came to me only one day after returning from the honeymoon...

A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

“No one could validate the legitimacy of her spirit-breathed impregnation….” My new favorite saying in life is, “Block tha haters.”  This new phrase came from two places of beautiful inspiration: Pat Robertson and Mary, the Mother of Jesus.  Yeah, probably the weirdest two sources of inspiration ever, but life is what it is…

Why You Should Be Thankful for Your Stress.

Why You Should Be Thankful for Your Stress.

I get it, you are freaking out, chugging coffee, and blaring music trying to stay awake studying for the impending 50 question mid-term exam on Tuesday.  Maybe you are getting ready to get married and can’t figure out the finances (it is EXPENSIVE).  Maybe you are working full time and can’t see the future clearly. I know. I have been there…well I am there…

3 Reasons Every Dreamer Needs a Doer

3 Reasons Every Dreamer Needs a Doer

One of my life-long heroes has been Walt Disney.  In fact, the very first book report I did was on a biography of Walt Disney.  The greatest lesson I learned from Walt, was that every dreamer needs a doer.  Most people don't recognize that Roy Disney, Walt's brother, made the dreams a reality.  Without a Roy, all of the dreams would only be that...dreams.  Here are three reasons why every dreamer needs a doer…

Why This Preacher's Kid Left the Church.

Why This Preacher's Kid Left the Church.

I know what you are expecting.  You are expecting to read another blog post from an angry millennial condemning the church.  That is not what you will find.  I believe with all of my heart that the local church is the hope of the world.  The problem is we are not the church Jesus intended us to be…