12 years ago, I was heavy into politics. I heard the conservative talk radio. Watched Fox News religiously. Kept up with the Talking Points in order to fight the good fight for the sake of our country! I argued with friends and family about "The Issues". I did what any great conservative American did to… Continue reading 6 Reasons Why I VOTE, But Won’t Discuss Politics.
Well, The Houston Astros have done it again. They have won first place in their division two years in a row. If you are an Astros fan, life is ecstatic. As Believers, it's always difficult to balance our faith and culture. It's a challenge to glorify Christ in this drenched pop cultured world we live… Continue reading 5 Ways To Cheer For The Astros And Glorify God
America has viciously soaked up another high profile court case and hearing. This time of Supreme Court Judge Nominee Brett Kavanaugh for an alleged sexual assault a million years ago. When he was in college. I don't know if Kavanaugh is telling the truth. I don't know if his accuser is telling the truth. We… Continue reading Kavanaugh Is Guilty. You Are Guilty. I am Guilty. We Are All Guilty.
You hardly ever really notice it's secure movements. You never quite ever hear its beautiful rhythm. You never feel the poetic way it labors every second to keep us alive. We've heard the expression, "Stop and smell the roses." Well, I say, "Stop and listen to your heart beat." According to Google: "If you use… Continue reading My Heart Will Go On… and On, and On, and On, and On, and On, and On…
There are plenty of human beings out there who take their shoes very seriously. They pay hefty amounts of cash-a-roo's for their tailor made fashion foot fetish. Especially athletes. I mean I get it, if Jesus went a out of his way to wash our feet, we gotta take care of them right? Dress 'em… Continue reading NIKE is on to something, but it’s not worth sacrificing everything.
Routines are impeccable. Especially in the realms of parenthood. In my HOUSEHOLD, my kids tell the story of when Dad climbed up to the holy mountain and got nightly routine commandments inscribed on tablets with Gods' burning fire! OK so you're right, maybe it didn't happen specifically that way. Our nightly routines with the kids… Continue reading Be Thankful For Underwear!
In team sports, the term "Home Advantage"- also known as home court or home field advantage - describes the benefit that the home team is said to gain over the visiting team. - Wikipedia Fake left, fake right, half back step and jump! Ball leaves his hands. Swish. The crowd goes wild. So loud in… Continue reading Houston Rockets get “Home Court Advantage”, and I get “Jesus Life Advantage”.
I quickly sneaked into my 12 year old daughter's room to grab something she had borrowed from me the other day. The parent part of my nature wants to rant about how messy her room was. (Enter Psycho themed music here) Flashbacks of my mom yelling at me that "Dirt is of the Devil" was… Continue reading Family Fri-Yay : Trying Not To Traumatize My Kids
You know that morning smell that hangs in the air? The hours following the sunrise with no clouds to accompany it? It was a gorgeous crisp morning to say the least. The black leather seats, impressive. You could smell the newness a mile away. A couple of co-workers crammed ourselves inside. We were going for… Continue reading Hey Look Ma! No Hands! : How To Trust A Self-Driving Car: How To Trust A Jesus Driving Life.
Let me apologize in advance. I'm about to make you really hungry. Like, really, really hungry. For some of you, it's a forbidden fruit that we devour anyway from time to time and that's OK. They were meant to. There are few things in the world that God created to be amazing for the enjoyment… Continue reading EAT TACOS. GLORIFY GOD.