Photo by Tanaphong Toochinda on Unsplash I heard the words I longed for to come out of her mouth. No, it wasn’t “I love you daddy.” It wasn’t even “you were right.” It was, “I hope my kids aren’t this hard.”  And it came after my daughter found a couple of her journals from junior…

Wow, it’s hard for me to believe, but I started my 25th year at this congregation last month.  I have loved…most of my time here.  Let’s be honest, serving a church in one location is like being married;  You love each other deeply, but you have your ups and down.  I believe that’s a good…

This week my wife and I have been married 25 years.  25 years!  It’s been quite the ride over those years.  We have bad times with jobs and loss of family members.  Poor times of wondering if we can cover all our financial needs (most of those 25 years). Blessed times with the birth of…

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