I love being outdoors! Whether it is day/night or hot/cold outside, I’d rather be enjoying the outdoors than the indoors any day of the week! I recently was talking with a few of my kids. I talked about how in the evening after the sun goes down about my love for sitting on the deck … More Look Up…
Are you familiar with the ending to the movie “Cast Away”? Tom Hanks is standing there in the middle of this intersection in the middle of Nowhere, TX. As far as he can see in all directions is nothing – yet he has been given the gift of life to be lived another day. If … More Crossroads
For the past several years I have trained for the Cox Atlanta Bike MS Ride at Callaway Gardens in Georgia. This event supports the fight against MS. Each year I have a plan on how I want to accomplish my goal. I have a plan that requires a lot of time and my family is … More What’s your plan?
When I was a student at Lee College, I took a class that had as one of it’s books, “Will Our Children Have Faith?” I don’t recall anything about the book today beyond the title. The title has stuck with me through the years. At various moments, it would come to mind and help me … More “Daddy, I want to pray for you.”
When you step back to take a look at your life, what do you see? How do you evaluate your place or position? What tool do you use to measure in order to see if you are where you need to be or want to be in life? There are many voices and tools “out … More Finish the race
I recently read an article posted on Facebook. I was shocked at what I read concerning a “leader in the church.” I thought that can’t be true. Yet before I investigated the truth of what I read – I sent the link to a couple of my friends. Later in the evening, I was discussing … More Why do you believe what you believe?
Have you ever lost your voice? If not, I’m sure you have heard someone who has. It’s an unusual experience and a bit painful. You are the same person you were the day before – you just can’t communicate the way you are accustomed. I love music. There is no telling how much money I … More How’s your voice?
Last Sunday I sat on the deck early for prayer and coffee. I began to read over one of the passages I was going to use in the message I was speaking at church. As I read, Matthew 6:25-34, I could hear all of the birds in the trees throughout my backyard. The incredible sound began to … More His blessings are beautiful…
As children, we all live with the thought of, “When I grow up I’m going to…..” As a child, I dreamed of being an architect. I had notebooks full of designs. I charted my course in that direction and attended Middle Georgia College. I made several discoveries that year. One big discover was this choice … More Walking in God’s deep wisdom
In the late 80’s I decided to start cycling as a sport. I really didn’t know much about it. I purchased a Road Bike from a friend who had just begun competing in triathlon’s. (The frame was too big for him) My first time out on my bicycle some idiot guys came by and opened their car … More The Challenge