• Programs Can’t Replace Relationship

    If you haven’t learned this about me by now, you should know that I am intrinsically averse to the concept of replacing one-on-one connection with organizational participation. For example, when a Jesus follower gets to know a neighbor and begins to truly care about the status of their neighbor’s soul, the default solution is to […]

  • A Collection of Thoughts While Deer Hunting

    Do I really want to kill a deer? I mean, I’m not overly fond of venison. I’m not going to use the pelt. I WILL eat deer meat but more as both an obligation after killing and a practice for a self-reliant future. I get to spend hours alone in Nature, which recharges my soul. […]

  • The Veil of Propriety

    Early in my career, our digital agency staff went to lunch at a burger joint. While we sat and ate our burgers, the president of the company announced that I would henceforth have a new nickname. He dubbed me Mister Confrontational. I was a bit surprised. In my world, conflict is typically caused by a […]

  • Wife Appreciation Wednesday

    That's right, it's Wife Appreciation Wednesday, where we husbands give credit and thanks to the wonderful women in our lives. On this second day of 2008, I have every reason to brag on my wife. Four days before Christmas, my wife went into labor. Because of her personal convictions about health and wellness, she chose […]

  • New Year’s Nation

    What are YOU doing for New Year's Eve? Are you connected to the hottest NYE celebration in the U.S.? If not, you'll be missing out on one of the premiere events of 2007/2008. Check it out: The biggest New Year's Eve Party in the country is brought to you by New Year's Nation. More than […]

  • Christmas is Over. Now What?

    Now that Christmas has come and gone, our bellies are full of Christmas delight, cookies, pies, turkey and so forth, family members and friends are or will be soon making their  way back to their own homes and their regular lives. As we prepare for the New Year what happens to the bonds that have […]

  • Season’s GREEDings

    Seasons Greedings! Christ, family, loved ones, friends… that is what this holiday is about, right? It appears that we as a culture have gotten away from appreciating true love for what is and have equated that love with what and how many presents and gifts we receive. This time of year is a time to […]

  • 5 Things You Can Do to Find Your Missing Cat

    It happened to me, just last week. One day I let my cat out the back door in the morning and he never came back. He was missing without a clue for four and a half days. My wife and I were heartbroken. I gave her this kitty on our first Valentine's Day as a […]

  • Farmer’s Insurance Scam in DFW

    Whether this is technically a scam or not, Farmer's Insurance has managed to screw over at least one family in the North Texas area.  Steve and Marian were looking to buy a house in the DFW metroplex. They found a nice home in Bedford and applied for a loan. During the process, Steve and Marian […]

  • The Next Internet Millionaire

    Don't hate. The following is a promotional piece i think you should read. I won't do this often, so check it out and give me some feedback once you've visited the link: How would you like the opportunity to do a joint venture with one of the biggest names in Internet marketing? How would you […]