Both of my boys, Jonathan and Christopher, love sports. You can be certain we will watch the Super Bowl® this Sunday. But they also will want to get off the couch and play — and my wife hopes not in the house! Before the season started, Jonathan came to me and asked … [Read more...] about Great Expectations
As we sat in terrible stop and go traffic Sunday on our way back from a Thanksgiving trip out of state, we listened to Christmas carols. We inevitably heard "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" and had to chuckle sarcastically as we inched forward inch by inch! … [Read more...] about The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
This is the weekend of our church's RA Family Campout. Royal Ambassadors (RAs) is a missions education program our church does for boys on Wednesday nights. Each year we have a campout complete with hot dogs, s-mores, and lots of fun and games. This year is no exception for the … [Read more...] about Camping Weather!
In the July 2009 ParentLife editorial I wrote about a chapel service I attended this year. Ms. Ford led her first graders in a program about sharing the good news. Over and over again, these adorable first graders repeated, "We've got a job to do!" This service made me … [Read more...] about We’ve Got a Job to Do!
For the past several years, when it was been time to write the June editorial for ParentLife, I always think of Father's Day and writing about my Dad and how much he has meant to me. This year in the June 09 issue my editorial went in the direction of how little thought I had … [Read more...] about Honoring Dad!