Random Thoughts

Today, I am working on cleaning my garage up. I'm taking a break in the AC for a few before heading back to the sauna that is coastal NC after a rain storm. Sitting in the AC makes me incredibly grateful to live in the 21st century with such amenities.…

Once Upon a Time

Spoiler warning. A bit of detail about the last episode of Once Upon a Time is discussed in this blog post. So if you watch the show or just hate spoilers then stop reading now. If not then read on. My wife and I finished watching Once Upon a Time  and its season 6 finale. It was…

Evangelism and Giving

“Two barriers keep many Christians from going further in their walk with God: tithing and soul-winning. Why? They affect two things that matter so much—our comfort in material things and our reputation. Crossing these barriers requires faith, without which it is impossible to please God (Heb 11:6).” Excerpt From: Alvin…

let your updates be few

Today, and many times before, I wanted to write a Facebook update. I decided not to because once you put words out they are very hard to put back inside. Ever try to put toothpaste back in once it's been squeezed out? It's not exactly easy. My inner monologue goes something like…

What love does.

Love covers a multitude of sins.  (( 1 Peter 4:8, ESV. Written by the Apostle Peter as ascribed in the epistle's introduction. It was likely written circa 62-64 A.D. before Peter lost his life to Roman persecution. See Wayne A. Grudem's 1 Peter Commentary on a further discussion of authorship.…