The Costa Rica Effect

Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful places I've ever seen. The towering mountains and lush, vibrant vegetation make it's landscape simply breath-taking. But aside from the aesthetics, the people are beautiful. Through their hospitality they have shown me what it truly looks like to serve others. Many of the believers here have already... Continue Reading →

The Pain of Fatherhood

In the fear of the Lord one has strong confidence, and his children will have a refuge. -Proverbs 14:26 When God's Word and it's thrust toward discipleship of your family comes into focus, pain immediately sets in. I mean to say it is an urgency. A desperate desire. As a father and husband I am... Continue Reading →

Run Like You Stole Something

Although I'm not a thief and a dog was NOT chasing me at the time...I recently completed my first marathon.  For those of you not familiar with the sport of running, a marathon consists of putting your body through months and months of grueling, torturous training to prepare for a 26.2 mile trek on asphalt.... Continue Reading →

The Supremacy of God

What is man, that you make so much of him, and that you set your heart on him,  Job 7:17 A proper, high view of God completely squashes any and all selfishness in life. Both Job and David (Psalm 8:4) communicate this truth:  Who am I? How can a question be a truth?  For me,... Continue Reading →

The Pizza Level

This may sound a bit awkward, but one of the great loves in my life is pizza.  As a middle schooler I could routinely consume entire large pizzas in one sitting along with a beverage and room for dessert. Also, I'm pretty sure someone never got the green light with this business idea: Anyway, pizza... Continue Reading →

Life Is Reverb

I used to always resist the bandwagon or trend as long as possible as a teenager and collegiate.  Now I find myself sipping a latte' at a Starbucks while on my laptop simultaneously checking my Twitter and Facebook accounts all the while listening to music from my iPod.  I've come a long way from my... Continue Reading →

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