Parenting teens is hard work. When I was 22 years old, fresh out of Bible College, I lived in this dream world. I remembered my not long abandoned teen years like some dream sequence in a movie. In this dream, I was a perfect child. My parents never had to discipline me and I never … Continue reading FAQ | How can I help?
Those words popped up on my Twitter feed this afternoon. Check out Darrin Patrick I've spent nearly two years trying to identify the issues that plagued my life in marriage, parenthood, and ministry. One of the places I've landed? Passivity. Passivity is the tactic used by the Enemy that gets me to disconnect, to withdraw … Continue reading Passivity. Will. Kill. You.
I announced here, that I am challenging myself for the next 30 days to work through kick-starting growth in three areas of my life. First, I will begin to make improvements in my physical health over the next 30 days. For me, I want to get a great start to losing about 35 pounds. Second, … Continue reading 30 Day Holiday Challenge – Week 1
Tonight at dinner, Peyton needed me to help him with something in the kitchen. On my way back to the dining room table, I tripped and barely collected my balance before totally falling on my face. It wasn't my most graceful moment by any stretch. Abbie looked at me and asked, "Dad, what's going on … Continue reading What’s going on…
EVERYTHING in my life will benefit if I watch less TV every week and do more of everything else in my life. I will exchange TV for more reading, more time spent with my kids, more time with my wife, more time being healthy. I am going to watch only a handful of TV shows … Continue reading Growing in 2009…Less TV more value
Tonight we hosted our Fall Festival at Connexion. Our Linnwood Campus was transformed into a fun, family atmosphere. Tonight we met over 700 folks in our community! It was amazing. Our Fall Festival is one of many community events leading up to our December 7th launch. One top of that, we had been praying that … Continue reading What a Night!