Friday Finds 2-24-17

Friday Finds 2-24-17 It has been a busy time around our house. Steph and I are traveling to Austin this weekend, I am preaching at Grace Covenant Church on Sunday morning. I am preaching from 2 Corinthians 5:17-21, I always love getting the chance to speak to church congregations about...

Friday Finds 12-16-16

Friday Finds 12-16-16 Every year, my family watches “It’s a Wonderful Life” together. This year, my kids watched with their feet propped up by the fire. They make me laugh. What are some of your family traditions? Grab your morning coffee and enjoy a few articles...

Friday Finds 12-2-16

Friday Finds 12-2-16 I love December. While it may not be cold enough in Texas for nightly fires, I am enjoying the Christmas tree my family put up this last weekend. I hope that as you enter the hustle of the holiday season, you take time to reflect the birth of our Heavenly Father....

Friday Finds 10-7-16

Friday Finds 10-7-16 Here are the latest I’ve read over the past couple of weeks that I thought were worth passing on. I call it “Friday Finds”. Enjoy. 1. Read George W. Bush’s speech at the African American Museum, 13 years after signing the bill to build it via...

Friday Finds 8-26-16

Friday Finds 8-26-16 School started this week which means a lot has changed around the East household. We sent our youngest to Kindergarten, which means we have all 5 of our kids at the same elementary school! It’s a fun new season we have entered, full of new joys and challenges....

Friday Finds 5-6-16

Friday Finds 5-6-16 Every other 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 are We Teaching Our Children? via Tim Elmore...

Friday Finds 3-25-16

Friday Finds 3-25-16 It’s the morning of Good Friday. This morning, I hope as you sip your cup of coffee you reflect on this powerful day: “Later, knowing that everything had now been finished, and so that the Scripture would be fulfilled, Jesus said, “I am...

Why Financial Debt Is A Gift For Young Couples

Why Financial Debt Is A Gift For Young Couples

Many new marriages begin with it. Everyone has their reasons behind how the got it – and how it made sense at the time to go into it – but don’t necessarily know what to do get rid of it. I’m talking about debt, and how there is a positive aspect of bringing it into a new marriage.

Bring Life To Your Family: It Starts By Reading The Bible

Bring Life To Your Family: It Starts By Reading The Bible

Ten years ago it was said that there were over 33,000 “versions” of Christianity. Today, that number has only increased. Thousands and thousands of groups of people that think their ‘version’ is the right one. How did we get to this place, where people tailor religion to fit their needs, or simply create their own?

The Single Most Significant Threat To Your Family

The Single Most Significant Threat To Your Family

What threatens your family? We could look to answer the question of what threatens THE family, as in the institution of the family, but that’s not what I’m talking about. I’m talking about everyday people like you and me. What threatens our families?