A Surprise Blessing

Last weekend I went to Dallas for our daughter Jess’ wedding shower. The shower was a perfect time to speak blessings and reminisce on all that God has done over the decades from when our church community began. Linda, mother of the groom, shared when their family...
Cake in Heaven?

Cake in Heaven?

For as much time as we have on earth in comparison to the time we will have in Heaven, isn’t it curious how little time we spend considering Heaven this side of eternity? I thought about Heaven today at lunch with friends. Elizabeth passed her phone around showing...
Adoption & A Heart for Korea

Adoption & A Heart for Korea

In our work as Senior Relocation Specialists we meet a variety of some pretty amazing people. Each client impacts us in a different way, revealing something special that causes us to once again fall in love with what we do and the people we serve. When you’re packing...
Challenge No. 1 of 50 Hold A Snake

Challenge No. 1 of 50 Hold A Snake

I turned 50 in December with the full determination to embrace life fully, not holding anything back. When my daughter asked me what I wanted, I told her, “I’d love to have 50 challenges to complete this next year.” Jessie is creative so I knew she’d make it fun, and...
Eleven 32

Eleven 32

Today is a very special day. Today our home church The Harvest in Allen, Texas announced its new name. When I first heard that the name was changing I was crushed. Our family had been part of The Harvest from some of its’ early beginnings. It was our family, our...
How We Hear God

How We Hear God

I was looking over journal notes thinking about how we hear God. Below is how I heard Him New Year’s Day 2015. The cozy little restaurant was practically empty New Year day. Sue and I were enjoying the warmth of a fire discussing the past and future. We laughed,...