‘Tis the Season! With Thanksgiving in the rear-view, it’s now possible to celebrate Christmas without shame. You can now open you window blinds and let the whole neighborhood see that tree you put up two weeks ago! Everyone will agree, this season of the year is wonderful and also challenging. What makes it so challenging, … Continue reading Christmas Communication
I can remember a time in our lives when Becca and I would take multiple trips a year. I also remember a time in that same season of life when we would be gone on vacation for almost ten days. We would take trips – like riding the Amtrak from Memphis to New Orleans – … Continue reading STRESS
There is nothing easy about overcoming an insatiable desire like an addiction. Once the human body re-calibrates itself to crave a particular substance or hormone production, attempting to stop the desire can be like attempting to stop a speeding locomotive. A relevant conversation can be had about the existence of imbalances and chemical influences that … Continue reading Addiction Basics
Jaws, E.T., Indiana Jones, Empire of the Sun, Hook, Schindler’s List, Amistad – just to name a few. Mr. Spielberg is arguably the most decorated and talented director of the 21st Century. His list of great movies directed is only rivaled by his list of great movies produced. Whether Spielberg is your favorite or the … Continue reading A Hollywood God?!
Next week is Session 3 of the Faith Journey Class at our church, Faith Baptist. During this session of our new members class, we will discuss concepts behind being created by God and for God (Colossians 1:16). I had the need to type out the notes in a document, so I thought I would post … Continue reading Your S.H.A.P.E.
I have always been an “old soul.” Perhaps it is the result of being raised by slightly older than average parents. Or maybe it is just the way God made me. Whether nature or nurture or both, it’s the way I’m wired. Take for example my favorite way to spend time in seventh grade. Each … Continue reading Mayor of Vice City
A Healthy Life is a Goal-Setting Life – Part 3 of 3 Goal Setting for a Healthy Person One only has to walk the aisles of your local bookstore (that’s a physical building – not Amazon – that sells books) to see the overwhelming number of books written for the purpose of trying to make … Continue reading A Goal-Setting Life 3/3