Dear Son: I Pray I Lead You Right

Dear Son, I sit here watching you play with your Lego pieces and using them to build things from your imagination. You have basically gotten out of your car stage...you hardly even play with them at all anymore. You are growing so fast. You are becoming a young little man. I am trying so hard… Continue reading Dear Son: I Pray I Lead You Right

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From One Course To Another

Man I so wanted my dad to spend time with me growing up. So I took up hunting, fishing and even golf to be able to spend time with him. I wanted to be as good as my dad at playing golf so I practiced everyday all day during the summers, when I wasn't with… Continue reading From One Course To Another

A Glimpse Into My Life Outside The Blogging World

I figured I would do something a little different...well a lot different for me. A glimpse into my life outside of the blogging world. Yesterday my daughter, Erin and I went out for Sushi at our favorite Thai restaurant. It always been a taste test as we always get four rolls. Something new each time… Continue reading A Glimpse Into My Life Outside The Blogging World

Dear Parents, We Are Failing Our Kids

Several years ago I hired this young man to work the evening shift. Part of his duties for that shift was to vacuum the floor as the night manager did their duties. I was shocked to find out that this young man, who was seventeen, did not know how to vacuum...much less turn the thing… Continue reading Dear Parents, We Are Failing Our Kids

Life Is Like A Box Of Lego Pieces

  I took Brandon to a Lego Challenge event yesterday. In this event he had to build different size bridges that would be able to withstand a certain amount of weight. So we woke up really early and headed to Shreveport. On the way he told me that he was nervous about doing this. I… Continue reading Life Is Like A Box Of Lego Pieces

For My Children I Must Stay Vigilant

As parents we all have fears. They begin, for some of us, even before our children are born. I know for me it did. You see, I have always wanted to be a dad. But I didn't want to be just a dad, I wanted to be a great dad. A dad who would always… Continue reading For My Children I Must Stay Vigilant

Surrendering A Struggle, Hurt or Habit Can Happen At Any Age

I shared this the other day on Facebook but I want to share it with you all as well.... Had an amazing night tonight at Richland Celebrate Recovery. During the worship part Brandon, my son, asked what the glass jar full of blue chips were for. So we sat down during one of the songs… Continue reading Surrendering A Struggle, Hurt or Habit Can Happen At Any Age