When I was in high school I worked for my dad in construction and my coworkers were always seedy men – guys
Toddler Jesus is Better Than Me.
Even as a small child, Jesus had the remarkable ability to love his neighbors in a way that we rarely do. Matthew
The Postman Always Worries.
I’ve been working for the Post Office for two years – I’ve only stuck with one other job this long. It’s not
Learn From My Mistakes.
Don’t drink and drive. No credit cards. Say no to drugs. Save sex for marriage. Don’t work for family. Keep your heart
Aging Mothers and Moses.
I found this old picture of my mom the other day; she’s in her mid-thirties, she has dark brown hair, smooth skin,
I’m tired of TV. Night after night I flip through the channels in hopes of stumbling across something decent to watch, but
There’s a great divide in our country and in our churches – people are being separated from one another based on beliefs,
Love Poems & Recycling.
This past weekend I went through my file box – it’s one of those things you get when you grow up and
Five Part Race.
Note: There are parts of this essay which have non-politically correct language, and to be honest, some racial slurs. I feel it’s
I’ve been thinking about my legacy for some reason – what I want to be remembered for – and I can’t honestly
Q&A For Realsies.
Every church has its ‘meet and greet’ session, usually somewhere towards the beginning. The pastor will get up and say a few
A Dilly of a Pickle.
I have a tv. It’s 13 inches diagonal. Not flatscreen. Not HD. Aftermarket remote that has ‘up’ and ‘down’ for the channels
Philippians 4:13: “I can do all this through him who gives me strength.” If you spent any amount of time in church
Sin, Cows & Speedy Cowgirls.
Yesterday I was working down at the salebarn – selling kine (the plural for cow – bet you didn’t know that!), 2
Voyeurism, Hoarding, & Stuff.
The show ‘Hoarders’ on A&E really fascinates and scares me and I can’t help but watch it. Certainly there is a voyeuristic
Wide Paths & Rabbits.
This past week I took a drive up to the trailhead of Mt. Shavano & Tabeguache, and as I drove I looked