Lessons From the Mailbox

Lessons From the Mailbox (This writing is inspired by the true-life experience of trying to install a new cedar mailbox post, and a new mailbox. The process and the frustrations of putting the mailbox kit together led to a few hard life lessons, which are shared in this post. Personal reflectioins are at the end.)…

No Air. No Power.

No Air – No Power Recently, my wife and I stayed at a hotel in Alabama for our 24th anniversary. Our goal was to go to a wildlife refuge, which was amazing. In front of the hotel was a golf cart which was plugged in so it could be charged. That made sense. It needs…

when God says no, what then?

What do you do when you’re told no? You hear the call, the need for help, and you want to get involved in a ministry? As far as you can tell, your heart is in the right place? And yet, God says no whether it be directly, or through others? I get it, hearing this…

Suicidal Thoughts? Some Things to Consider

In this week’s episode, we talked with Todd Williams about a few different topics, including Suicide. The question becomes what if I’m considering suicide? First, let me say this, no matter what you are going through, nothing is so bad, that taking your life is the best option. While you may feel there is no…

We Interrupt This Moment to Bring You …

“We Interrupt This Moment to Bring You ….” (This piece is about interruptions, the frustrations they cause, and how sometimes interruptions can be good. Personal reflections will be at the end of the piece, so as not to distract from the main point.) The phone rings as you had just sat down to a meal.…