Surf and Turf

I’ve said for years that my love language is food. It’s no wonder that I feel so loved by my wife NoŽl, since she’s been cooking up fantastic meals for a decade now… It’s rarely anything extra-fancy or daring… she just has a gift for taking a recipe and turning it out. Even the most simple meals (like my favoriteórice …

It’s only been a decade?

August 7, 1999… We were much older at that time… we’re younger now, of course. Sometimes it is hard to believe that 10 years have passed, yet on the other hand we’ve managed to squeeze about three lifetimes into one decade. 3 kids, several moves, multiple career changes, cancer, autism, fear, fun, laughs, tears, blood, sweat… I have no expectations …

Leap of Faith

One of the most common illustrations used to teach kids about faith is the “chair.” You believe that chair will hold you when you sit down… trust… faith… it’s easy… Seems to me that faith is more like hurdling off a cliff into a pitch dark abyss… no idea what’s below… water? moon bounce? giant spikes? Or maybe it’s more …

Kid Rock Bible Camp

Our church is running a Vacation Bible School with a curriculum from Gospel Light called “Son Rock Kids Camp” Of course we keep inadvertently calling it “Kid Rock Bible Camp” This is something I find hilarious.

Japandroids Post-Nothing

Requirement: Listen to Japandroids on 11. Once you’ve met the one requirement of their new record “Post-Nothing,” I can almost guarantee you’ll travel through time… where you’ll end up I can’t say for sure, but you’ll be young, full of energy, and your ears will be throbbing for at least an hour after the record is through. Disillusionment is the …