What Makes a Husband and Father a Man

Today is Father's Day in the US. I don't know if it's celebrated in other countries. It's not a holiday I tend to make a fuss over, but then, I don't usually make a big deal about my birthday or anniversary, other than I like to celebrate another year with my wife, perhaps over a … Continue reading What Makes a Husband and Father a Man

Don’t settle for normal

I posted a joke on Facebook that went like this – The other day, the kids and I were talking and someone said "Dad, misery loves company." This is only true if you're extroverted. If you're an introvert like me, 'company' could literally be the source of our misery. One of my daughters didn't understand … Continue reading Don’t settle for normal

Our eldest daughter is engaged to be married!

Can't share much more at the moment, but my wife and I are filled with such joy. Emotions are running high in our home as 2 families are prepping to become one. And, the young couple has an aggressive timeline in mind to boot. Our prayer is that God will be glorified throughout the whole … Continue reading Our eldest daughter is engaged to be married!

Your children are the product of your training

Ho boy. This is going to upset some people. And if I do offend some of my friends, I'm not trying to crush your spirit. I hope you take this with some salt and try to glean something from my rantings. Everywhere I look, it's obvious that there are multiple generations of people that are … Continue reading Your children are the product of your training

Not my home anymore

Most of the family and I took a short trip back to Dallas-Fort Worth to attend our friends' son's wedding this weekend.  Two of our older children stayed home because they had work and school.  We drove from Charlotte, stayed overnight in Birmingham, and arrived the day before the wedding. Drove straight through on the … Continue reading Not my home anymore