Yesterday was Father's Day! That's a special day at Church180! At our church we focus on creating an environment where men would be comfortable coming... even if their lady didn't come! We believe that the best gift we can give to a lady is a man who honors and loves God and knows how to … Continue reading Weekend Review (6/21/15) – Little things that make great dads!
I've been doing a lot of thinking in preparation for turning 40! One of the things I've been giving considerable thought to is the idea of mental strength. I give a lot of energy and thought to the development of physical strength. Research shows that the brain is much like a muscle... it can develop … Continue reading The top five thoughts this week (week 1 of June 2015)
Many times I've said something like this to myself... "I'm going to change ." Or, "I'll never do again." Or, "I'm going to … Continue reading HOW to make a change in your life
YOU. This may sound wrong to you... especially if you've grown up within the context of the church, but wait... let me make the case. In the world of nonprofits (e.g. church, Goodwill, Habitat for Humanity, etc.) we are regularly called to "give yourself." "Give yourself" is great advice if "yourself" is valuable. Seriously, we both … Continue reading The most important person you can care for is…
This moment was unplanned. We didn't know anyone was watching... much less taking pictures...but I'm sure glad they were, and I'm sure glad they caught it on camera. In this moment there is so much love, peace, acceptance, security... all expressed with a hug. Hugs like this don't come every day... big, full, eyes-closed hugs. … Continue reading A hug
Last Sunday we had some family pics taken. As I looked over them I realized a few things: God was really nice to me when He sent Sherri my way. I love her more today than I did seventeen years ago! We have six diverse, beautiful, and talented daughters. The responsibility that comes with being … Continue reading Family pics
I am the father of six daughters. I am teaching my daughters that there are three "must have" characteristics for the men they date. I am teaching them so well that the other day when I started down the list, one of my girls said, "I know! I know!" and then she finished the list! … Continue reading If you’re going to date my daughter you’ll need to do these three things