Category Archives: Personal

Wollard/Fairbanks Alaska Missions Trip


My primary spiritual gift is missions. I will stop what I’m doing to go to people and talk about Jesus!  I have been a church-planting pastor for 17 years, and while my wife Carolyn has enabled me to be on … Continue reading

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Remembering Kathy Price


I met Kathy Price while serving at a food distribution event for our community at Springbrook almost 2 years ago. She had such a pleasant spirit about her and we had a really good conversation. She told me she had … Continue reading

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I’m Claiming October


October is a great month.  In fact, I’m going to claim October 2015 for myself as a milestone month!  I’ve been married 30 years and we are celebrating our anniversary this month.  I can tell you the story some time, … Continue reading

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The Christian’s Goal: Obedience


“In the beginning, God created…” Those first 5 words found in the Bible, still bring me to a place of awe every time I pause to reflect on them. They were penned thousands of years ago, and are the explanation … Continue reading

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Before there was Christmas


I’ve been reflecting back on several passages this past week, that in some way have become commonplace for me as a Christ-follower.  There are those passages that I’ve memorized long ago, or that I read or hear about frequently, that … Continue reading

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Getting Unpacked


I got a text from my daughter Catie last week after I got back from India that said, “I’m praying for you as you unpack… far beyond your suitcase!” I’ve been back a week now, and I have really come … Continue reading

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What My Dog Trainer Taught Me About Leadership | Michael Hyatt


We all influence people around us. Sometimes it’s a positive influence and sometimes, well, it’s not so positive. When it comes to influence, or leadership, how would you characterize your influence, and is it accidental or intentional? Ran across this … Continue reading

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