No More Insecurity!

Happy Wednesday! There is God and Devil, evil and good, and darkness and light. There is guilt and mercy, condemnation and forgiveness, and madness and peace. Contrasting forces. On the one hand, God is good and God is light and God gives mercy and God forgives and God produces peace. On the other hand, the […]

Don’t Go In Your Own Human Strength

Happy Tuesday! Back in the office today after being out for two weeks. Hmmm, where do I start? A meeting with my boss! As a pastor, my boss is God. This is His church that I’m leading under His tutelage. Even though my work is stacked to the ceiling, I never want to attempt my […]

I Must Discover It, We Must Discover It, Soon.

Happy Monday! I hate it and I kind of love it… trudging through valleys like the one I’m trudging through right now. Dear God, this is painful. I have so many questions. I want so many answers. Most would say that my life has been at least moderately profitable. I’ve made a difference. In the […]

Only God Can Help With This.

Happy Sunday! Here’s the perfect psalm for anyone thats feeling alone, hopeless and desperate for Gods touch. Read it slowly and read it again and again… until its truths soak in to your pained soul. God will restore you. He will cause you to smile again. He will lift you from even these ghastly depths. […]

Driving Home From Vacation…

Happy Saturday! This morning, we’re coming home. Vacation is over. As soon as I post this blog, I’m going to wash the suburban, load the trailer, drive my mother in law to Richmond and drive my family to Stuarts Draft! I’m sad to be leaving, but I’m very happy about seeing my family and friends! […]

Vacation Photo Journal 7.16.10

Happy Friday! Yesterday, we went to Ocracoke Island, rented bikes and went to a hermit crab sanctuary! We ate fish taco’s on the water @ the Jolly Roger Cafe, saw the most beautiful sunset of our lives… I captured the best photo’s of this vacation! Today, we’re going to frisco beach for the entire day… […]

Vacation Photo Journal 7.15.10

Happy Thursday! Yesterday, Emily and I walked to the Hatteras point! It’s been closed for something like three years… and they’ve opened it to walkers only. We fed a lonely seagull with a broken wing. Took some great pictures! Today begins the last two days of vacation: we’re going to Ocracoke for the third time, […]

Vacation Photo Journal 7.14.10

Happy Wednesday! Yesterday, we surfed (saw a shark), bought fudge from The Scotch Bonnet, won a bunch of stuffed animals and played air hockey at the Buxton Drive-in arcade (Emily is the world air hockey champion), ate ice cream at Uncle Eddies, fed the turtles… another beautiful vacation day! Ready for yesterdays photo’s? Click on […]

Vacation Photo Journal 7.13.10

Happy Tuesday! Had an adventurous time on Ocracoke Island yesterday! That ferry ride was unbelievable! It felt like we were in Caribbean waters! We rented bikes again. Millie and Heaven rented a golf cart. We surfed and I caught the wave of my life (at shark feeding time)! Millie treated us to Jimmy’s Seafood Buffet […]

Vacation Photo Journal 7.12.10

Happy Monday Everyone! Yesterday, we surfed! So much work getting past the breaks… I thought I was going to die a few times. (lol) Really, Coree and Heaven caught a million waves… they were shocking me with their mad skills! I did only fair… caught the best wave of my life and a few others, […]