Category Archives: Family

My Heros Are Short

My heros are short. They live in my house and eat my food. And that’s perfectly ok! Continue reading

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Busting the “Rotten Kid” Myth

Years ago when we were starting our foster care journey, a mentor took me in his office and closed the door. “I’m really not understanding why you want to do this,” he said. “Those kids are in care of the … Continue reading

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Seasons Change

It’s a cold, cold dreary week where we live. Yesterday, I staffed an event outside for two hours in pouring sleet. In April. Yuck. Yesterday it was Fall, Winter felt here for a decade and it looks like we may … Continue reading

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Wild Weekend Ahead!!

So, prayers will be appreciated the next 72 hours.. I’ll be a single dad! My wife is heading to South Carolina with the Women’s ministry at church for a weekend retreat. I’m looking very much forward to this weekend… I … Continue reading

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The Snow Grinch Melts

I live in the South ya’ll, in case you hadn’t picked up on that. We don’t see alot of snow around these parts. And, when we do, it’s usually the nasty wintry mix variety or ice. Ugh. Ice is horrible. … Continue reading

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