Blocked View: Analysis Paralysis

It has been often and well said that one of the reasons that adult men love sports is that they are taken back to their childhood so quickly and easily. Probably so. There is, however, that point when our analysis of sporting events causes us to miss the obvious happening in front of us. SuchContinue reading “Blocked View: Analysis Paralysis”

My Missing Ingredient

Now, if you have been around me lately, and you see the glass of tea above, you will assume that the missing ingredient is sugar. You would be correct, partially. There’s a little more to the story. For the last year a glass of sweetened tea has not been consumed by myself. Realizing that IContinue reading “My Missing Ingredient”

He Made Me Do It

“He made me do it, dad!” “Do you mean, son, that he made you hit him?” “Yes, sir.” “Well son, show me how exactly that he made you hit him. Did he hold your arm? Did he promise to break your favorite PowerRanger? How exactly did this happen?” “He looked at me wrong.” “He lookedContinue reading “He Made Me Do It”

Daddy, thank God that I can laugh too: Amen.

I had a fun day yesterday. I know that it was Monday and many others did as well, so there probably isn’t anything unique about that fact. What was unique is what my 3yo decided to share with me while I was attempting to put her to bed. We were praying and thanking God forContinue reading “Daddy, thank God that I can laugh too: Amen.”

Encouragement

Psalm 34 A Psalm of David when he pretended madness before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed. 1    I will bless the Lord at all times;     His praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2    My soul shall make its boast in the Lord;     The humble shall hear of it and be glad. 3    Oh, magnify the Lord with me,     And letContinue reading “Encouragement”