I'm a Children's Pastor as a local church. One of my heart and passion is to support parents so they can raise spiritually and emotionally healthy children to know and love God. When Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting happened in 2012, I was quick to send out an email to parents in my church on… Continue reading Because Life Doesn’t Stop for the Rest of Us…
Well, it's 2018... and it happened. I turned 45 years old a little over 3 weeks ago... and so far, it doesn't feel that great! I'm experiencing some weird things for the first time: I can't read the menu in restaurants when the lights are dim. I've become one of those people who use the… Continue reading 2018: Live Boldly
I've been trying to forgive the same person for the past 20 years... and for most of that time, I thought I had forgiven this person.... but then something else happens and then I'm right back where I started. I've been thinking a lot about my unforgiving heart... and I finally understand why it's so… Continue reading How do you forgive someone who isn’t sorry?
Definition of mourning 1: the act of sorrowing Mourning is often associated with grief over death of a person. Death is one of the most painful experiences in life. I've experienced mourning over loved ones. But this year, I also learned that mourning happens when you experience loss in other ways... and it's even necessary. Nothing… Continue reading 2016: the year of mourning