fall week 5

On Sunday, i raked up two HUGE piles of leaves and as you can see the kids had fun in them! And they were mad at me when I took them and put them into the recycle bin and paper bags for the garbage men. But there will be more leaves. Only two trees had […]

today sucks…..

I read someone’s journal space today and I must say that I know how they are feeling. Today sucks…. I am coming upon the realization that it will soon be 8 months since I left my last position as the part-time Pastor to Students at a church and it has been about eleven and a […]

blue is better than pink!

What is with that ugly color of carpeting you ask? Nope, it is not the newest color of carpeting that Kimmy has chosen for our house. It is the color of the carpeting in the locker room at the university of Iowa. What would possess a college football team to make the color of a […]

fall week 4

here is this weeks edition of the fall color tour at my house…..i did a close up of the house (see pic below) so you can see some more of the color on the maple (it’s red) and also see the leaves that have fallen so far.and then i took another pic from the backyard […]


I was able to go to Chris Tomlin’s “Indescribable” concert with Matt Redman and Louie Giglio. And I have to give a BIG thank you to my friend, Adam, for giving me and my wife free tickets to go! Thanks, bud, you rock! We had a great time talking with him and his wife Kristen […]

what’s your summer ride?

i am not to surprised by mine! Your Summer Ride is a Jeep For you, summer is all about having no responsibilities.You prefer to hang with old friends – and make some new ones. What’s Your Summer Ride?

fall week 3

this is the view of the front of the house. and this is a view from the back yard, looking at the trees in the front yard. this way you can see the trees that in the front yard but in the back of the group. we are starting to see some nice color, but […]

church vs. business (part 2)

a friend of mine blogged about some thoughts he had regarding my post “church vs. business.” in his post titled “church is about people” adam disagreed with my analogy that church should be more like a business. and he goes on to say, “Sure, we do a lot of things for people… But our focus […]

what pre-1985 video game character are you?

I like to jump around, and would lead a fairly serene and aimless existence if it weren’t for my friends always getting into trouble. I love to help out, even when it puts me at risk. I seem to make friends with people who just can’t stay out of trouble. What Video Game Character Are […]