Sleep deprived and satisfied
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Sleep deprived and satisfied

Over the past several years, it’s become a tradition to get together with a group of guys at 7 am on Wednesdays to share life and study the Bible. Although the average age of our group is much younger than I am, we are all aging at a pretty good clip…Three of the guys will...

Transformation
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Transformation

A few days ago, I was able to spend some time with a friend who is in the process of transforming several acres of land and a house into a home for his family. A few years ago, I remember him telling me about a place that had incredible potential and for the past several...

Unity and diversity
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Unity and diversity

Fourteen years ago, I was introduced to a housing complex called Chouteau Courts. We were passing out flyers to share the gospel and invite people to our new church plant, New Life Ministries. Shortly thereafter, several of us from New Life began to show up every week to play basketball, make crafts and pass out...

Trash-talking
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Trash-talking

Leigh-Ann and I have two girls and three boys. There are significant differences between the two genders. Some are quite obvious others take a bit more careful observation. After many years of careful observation, I can tell you with confidence, our boys trash talk a lot more than our girls. I’m not saying the girls...

For Real
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For Real

Yesterday was April Fool’s Day. Otherwise known as prank day….especially when you have three young boys. Leigh-Ann and I may have started something several years ago when we downloaded Tornado Sirens to our phones, turned them up, and entered the kid’s room after they had fallen asleep and told them there was a Tornado Warning...