When others believe in you, it makes all the difference in the world.
It was raining cats and dogs when I left the office the other day... As I stepped out of the elevator into the foyer of our building, I noticed the "bike guy" standing there, staring out the window. The rain was coming down in sheets - a precursor rain band to an incoming hurricane/tropical storm … Continue reading Making it happen…
When I look back... at the thrilling things in life - experiences, adventures, trials, and so on - I remember most vividly the firsts: First crush. First time driving the tractor. First time plowing the fields without my dad supervising. First time driving. First Kiss. First... But the one that I can still feel in … Continue reading Hand in hand
Husbands. Fathers. How many times have we heard our wives and daughters speak of how they look in a negative way? We stop, turn, and give them a quick appraisal---confirming what we already knew---they are beautiful. Yeah, it drives us nuts because their eyes lie to them about what others see. I have been married … Continue reading Beautiful
So I'm lying in bed. Can't sleep. A couple hours earlier, I was whispering in my wife's ear that I loved her. Affirming her as my beloved. Thanking her for completing me. Then once again, I said, I love you. Inside my head, this voice says, Why? What do you mean, why? I responded back … Continue reading Is this for real?
Are you the man of the house? When you go to church on Sunday, do you return home with a load of spiritual nourishment for your family to survive on for the week? You should. You're the priest of your home. Yeah... you. There are a lot of titles you hold because of your … Continue reading Man of the House