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.
There is a very serious debate that has been going on in the world for decades. It has reeked havoc on society and has even been known to separate families and demolish friendships. We can not allow such propaganda to plague the earth any longer. Can we dare settle this issue here and now? Is… Continue reading Pray Peter, Pray
Does this darkness have a name? This cruelty, this hatred, how did it find us? Did it steal into our lives or did we seek it out and embrace it? What happened to us that we now send our children into the world like we send young men to war, hoping for their safe return,… Continue reading LOVE GOD. LOVE PEOPLE.
Valentines Day. The most stressful time of the year. If you are married or courting, well, you better out do yourself from last year. Be more romantic, more extravagant. #stressful. If you are single, it can be nerve racking to see all these supposedly over the moon happy sappy couples playing tonsil hockey everywhere. Whatever… Continue reading 6 Reason To Love Yourself On Valentines Day
The air was crisp that partly cloudy Sunday afternoon of February 20th 18 years ago. You could feel it grazing in between your hair. We walked toward the AMC theater with a few friends, but they were merely a blur, as the universe that day was only focused on us. I could see her smiling… Continue reading “Do You Want To Be My Girlfriend?”
There are a cornucopia of events in the world that I would imagine make you feel like you just won the Super Bowl. They would make you feel like you are the king of the world. (Can we even say that without thinking about Titanic? I think not.) Maybe, winning an Oscar? An Academy Award? … Continue reading Is There Anything Better Than Winning A Super Bowl?
Manifesto: "A published verbal declaration of the intentions, motives, or views of the issuer, be it an individual, group, or government." The company I have been apart of for over 12 years now, has recently made a bold move in updating their brand. A number of intentions set in stone to advance the culture and… Continue reading As For Me And My House Manifesto