Category Archives: Personal

Emergency Response Team Exercise


This past March I joined the Lake In The Hills (LITH) Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). It required many hours of training and will enable me to assist our police and fire protection district in the event of a disaster … Continue reading

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Preparing for 2010


I have always been a big fan of Donald Whitney, and especially enjoy his work in Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life! This past week, from his Center for Biblical Spirituality website, Don posted 10 questions to ask of yourself … Continue reading

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Jim Graff of Significant Church Network shares the following statistics about churches in the USA: 6% of Americans, who attend church, attend mega-churches34% attend churches between 300 and 2,00060% of people attend churches under 300 people Not sure what to … Continue reading

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Community and social media


Okay, so you’ve heard from someone that this social media and social networking stuff is great and you should get involved, and it’s really going to help you out. Maybe it will help you in the economic downturn. Maybe you … Continue reading

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About Me


If you are here from a URL link about me, thanks for visiting! Here is a little background on me. Prior to vocational Christian ministry, I was a manufacturing executive with Baxter Healthcare, which had acquired our group, American Hospital … Continue reading

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Choose Life: Fight the Freedom of Choice Act


Barack Obama believes this legislation will “end the culture wars.” To him, “ending the culture wars” means eradicating every state and federal law on abortion — laws that the majority of Americans support. Please help stop FOCA by signing the … Continue reading

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OU Football – Exhilarating


In the eternal struggle of man versus machine, man failed miserably Sunday. That’s not to say that the right team won’t be playing in the Big 12 Championship Game on Saturday. The Oklahoma Sooners argued their case eloquently. They said … Continue reading

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