Just Choose

Just Choose

Just Choose Just Choose I can get overwhelmed pretty easily. It seriously does not take much. Busy seasons of my life just scare the pants off me! It is not that I do not think that God cannot help me. It is just how I let the busyness impact me. I can become grumpy,...

Failure is not Final

Failure is not Final

Failure is not Final Failing stinks.   I really don’t like it.  It frustrates me.  I feel like I get stuck you know, like spinning tires in mud - as if I can’t move forward again.  My gears get all gummed up with self-pity.  What is truly sad is that I would rather...

Just Breathe

Just Breathe

just breathe Just Breathe The Apple Watch is a great tool! It keeps my pulse, tracks my runs, cycles, and swims, bumps me when I need a reminder for an upcoming event, alerts me of a new text message or even allows me to answer a phone call from my cell phone! Oh, and...

Trust the Path

Trust the Path

Trust the Path Most people know that I love to hunt.  It doesn’t really matter what I’m hunting, just as long as I am in the outdoors.   There is something about just being in the woods that is peaceful.  I know, some of you are thinking I’m crazy. That’s ok.  I...

Pressures of Life

Pressures of Life

Like most other newlyweds, Nicky and I rented our first year of marriage.  We had a great apartment.  It was a house that was divided up for different ways and I think we had the best!  We had the full basement of the entire place which was super awesome!  And like...

Hurts

Hurts

I have hurt people. There’s a way to start a blog post, right? Got your attention I’ll bet! But here’s the thing…if I am going to be transparent with my life, I have to make an honest confession. And if you are transparent with yourself, my guess is that you have done...

Fighting a bath

As a boy I remember hating baths. I would rather my mom simply leave me to sit and marinate all night in sweat and dirt. I remember one time telling her I'll be fine in the morning...as if somehow the marinating process would automagically (I think I just made up a...

A Place of Dependence

A Place of Dependence

A Place of Dependence Most kids are completely comfortable being dependent on their parents. I realize there does reach a certain age where they desire a bit of independence. And that is healthy. I cannot help but think about when Jesus instructed that if anybody...