We did it! Why paying off our house was a top priority

We did it! Why paying off our house was a top priority Honestly, I thought this day might never come. A little over 10 years ago, when my wife and I first discussed the idea of trying to pay off our house early, that day seemed like it was an eternity away. But here we are, and here it is. I’d love to tell you why...

Friday Finds 11-20-15

Friday Finds 11-20-15 Once a week, I share some interesting things I’ve stumbled upon. I lump these various blog posts, books, articles, or videos clips into these posts I call, “Friday Finds.” Here’s this week’s edition. Enjoy. 1. What Joe Biden and Paul Ryan Can Teach Us About Fatherhood...

Friday Finds 11-6-15

Friday Finds 11-6-15

Once a week, I share some interesting things I’ve stumbled upon. I lump these various blog posts, books, articles, or videos clips into these posts I call, “Friday Finds.” Here’s this week’s edition. Enjoy.

Friday Finds: 10-30-15

Friday Finds: 10-30-15

Once a week, I will share some interesting things I’ve stumbled upon. I typically lump these various blog posts, books, articles, or videos clips into these posts I call, “Friday Finds.” Here’s this week’s edition. Enjoy.

5 Not-So-Popular But Great Books On Parenting

5 Not-So-Popular But Great Books On Parenting

Being a parent is not difficult. It just takes having someone who refers to you as “mom” or “dad.” Being a great parent, though, is a different story. That requires practice, study, and learning from plenty of mistakes. Which one do you plan on being?

How Do You Connect Your Church And Home?

How Do You Connect Your Church And Home? My son paid me one of the biggest compliments that I can remember today. It came while I was laying in his bed with him during our nightly ritual. I was in the middle of telling both my older sons why I love being their dad when my oldest son whispered something under...

My Finished Book List Of 2012

My Finished Book List Of 2012

Leaders read. Learners read. People who recognize they don’t have the market cornered on any particular subject read. It sharpens us. It enlightens us. It challenges us. It refreshes us. It gives us new perspective.

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanks to Norman Rockwell, it never seems that Thanksgiving lives up to the hype that surrounds it. After all, based on his painting, we all hope for that picturesque moment when we all sit down – in perfect unity – to enjoy an exquisite meal all while we laugh, talk, cry and simply be….together. I guess there’s always next year.