Growing up I was so fortunate to be raised by two loving parents that loved God. Begin dubbed the ‘black sheep’ of the family I have always been thankful that my parents never gave up on me and always pointed me in the right direction. Fortunately for me, my sister would from time to time take the mantel from me and have to face their discipline on her own.
One Friday afternoon when I was 10 my parents were on their way out of town. They left specific instructions on what…Continue
Not long ago my Mom shared a story that helped me remember that God is always with us. I wanted to pass it along!
In recent months, I have been lost in a spiritual desert. I had lost all hope of finding my way back to the spiritual truths and faith that I had walked in for many years. It’s amazing to me how God speaks to us through our circumstances.
On a trip back to East Texas from Houston recently was no exception! I was there to care…Continue
When I was growing up I always thought that my brother and sister were perfect. They never got in trouble and my parents were always pleased, no matter what they did. There perfection made my life miserable!!!
You need to understand that my view of my siblings might have been a little skewed when I was growing up. I honestly thought, I was the one always getting into trouble and disappointing my parents. I was always in the “hot seat” and I felt like I was the black sheep of…
A few weeks ago my wife and I took our daughters back to where we grew up. Our parents were in need of seeing their grandchildren. My wife’s parents were in the process of completing a beautiful new home. It’s actually their dream home. It’s a 2 story home that they have spent the better half of 2 years planning and building.…Continue