Category Archives: Friends

A New Day: You Shall Go Out in Joy, Part 1

“Do whatever makes you happy.” This is one of the major philosophies people live by these days. It’s Pinterest-philosophy, the kind of Etsy-fied life mantra that we love to paint on pieces of repurposed wood to adorn our homes. I … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Devotional, Faith, Friends, God, Gospel, Isaiah, Marriage, Scripture | Leave a comment

Lessons Learned: Be Gracious, Part 2

It would be an understatement to say that the graciousness of God is one of the primary themes of God’s Word. It’s better to say that God’s grace is THE theme of the Bible. Moses had an incredible encounter with … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Friends, God, Scripture | Leave a comment

Galaxy of Lights 2020

We had a great time last night touring the Galaxy of Lights at our Huntsville Botanical Garden. This is one of our annual traditions. We normally drive through to see the lights; a time or two we’ve run the Galaxy … Continue reading

Posted in Blessings, Family, Friends, Huntsville, Sunny | Leave a comment

Playing at Toyota Field

Last night was a big night for Joshua. He played at Toyota Field, the home of the local Rocket City Trash Pandas. Actually, since the minor league season has been cancelled this year, Joshua had the chance to play there … Continue reading

Posted in Baseball, Family, Friends, Kids, Sports | Leave a comment

Newness of Life

We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life. My friend’s father, a longtime … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Discipleship, Faith, Friends, God, Gospel, Prayer, Quotes, Scripture, Spiritual Disciplines, Theology | 2 Comments

Best picture I’ve taken this week.

We have a lot of fun at our office Christmas party! Love serving alongside shepherds who don’t take themselves too seriously!

Posted in Christmas, Church, Friends | Leave a comment

A Glimmer of Good News

2016 has been rough. So much bad news, so much confusion, so many instances where we’ve seen humanity at it’s worst. So many people I know are dealing with pain and loss. On top of that, this election is about … Continue reading

Posted in Blessings, Church, Culture, Faith, Friends, Jesus | Leave a comment

Out West: Rockies Game

Tonight we closed out our vacation with a Rockies game at Coors Field in Denver. You probably already know this about us, but our family is really into baseball. As in, we’re kinda fanatical about it. In fact, we’re doing … Continue reading

Posted in Baseball, Blessings, Family, Friends, Sports | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

A Special Night

My heart is full tonight, thankful for the many good influences I’ve had in my life. It is no understatement to say that Johnny Markham is one of the most important people in my life. I knew him first as … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Friends, Ministry | 1 Comment

An Intentional Family

A friend of mine is writing his second volume on the book of Proverbs. He graciously asked me to send him a statement on parenting and family that he might use as a conversation starter for one of his articles. … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Family, Friends | Tagged , , | Leave a comment