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Thankful for Time

The screensaver on my phone is a  picture from 5 years ago of my wife and I with our kids. It amazes me how quickly our … [Read More...]

Are We Safe in Church?

The mass shooting at a small Baptist church in Texas last weekend that left more than 20 people dead is reverberating through … [Read More...]

Who (or What) Is Listening to Us?

Several months ago a couple we know bought an Alexa. They used it all the time, listening to music and asking it questions. … [Read More...]

Parenting a Strong Student

At the end of the last school year my eldest son’s teacher reached out to my wife and I with news any parent would … [Read More...]

Halloween Safety Tips

Next to Christmas, Halloween is the favorite time of year for my children. They dress up in their costumes weeks before the … [Read More...]

Where is God?

I’m a churchgoing Christian. I believe in God and my wife and I have made a commitment to raise our children in the … [Read More...]

Coding Camp

My kids love playing video games. Which kid doesn’t? At this stage of their lives we restrict their video gameplay to … [Read More...]

Discomfort Tolerance

The other day 7 put on his swim trunks and immediately began complaining. "Daddy, this tag makes me itchy. Ow, ow, ow!" he … [Read More...]

Take a Knee?

If your social media timelines are anything like mine, yours blew up over the past weekend with people commenting on both … [Read More...]

Reporting in a Hurricane

There I was, 32 years old, sitting in a news satellite truck with two of my colleagues, feeling the large truck filled with … [Read More...]