Faith

Fear Not

One morning a few months back, I was at a sales planning meeting in Texas. We had rented a beautiful resort on Possum Kingdom Lake. I…

Words

Sometimes I cannot find the romance of life. It used to come easy, when the farm was new and the yearning to have it…

Home

It’s been six years since I first met my home. One cold January afternoon at the very start of 2014, my dad called me…

Let Go, Let God

I’ve always been a very strong-willed person. From the time I was just a little boy, I always felt like there was nothing I…

Rewriting Expectations

Originally featured in Love What Matters   His mom delivered another baby. She abandoned him at the hospital. ‘It was a call we never…

Wonderful

The fact of my adulthood is, frankly, assaulting. Sometimes, I coexist with it more peaceably, but more often than I’d like to admit, it…

A Joyful Noise

Watching the Saint Mark Sanctuary Choir file in, you can tell it’s been a long road today. The way people are walking, the pitch…

Treasures in Heaven

I was talking with someone a few months ago and the subject of religion came up. Now the common rule of law is you…

Stories

For some reason, November’s articles are the hardest articles for me to write. Year after year, I find myself staring at the blinking cursor….