Theology Thursday: The Ten Commandments, Cowboy Edition

I'm in Westcliff Colorado for a video shoot my pastor is doing for an upcoming sermon series. It is beautiful here. Every time I come to Colorado, I wonder why I don't live here. I was walking around in the little downtown area today and saw these cowboy commandments on a restroom wall in a … Continue reading Theology Thursday: The Ten Commandments, Cowboy Edition

My Most Memorable Year Per Decade, Part 1

For most, there is a most memorable year that sticks out to us in each decade. I've compiled either my personal favorite or most memorable below aside from the 70's which I don't remember being born late in the decade (7/15/77). I wish I'd been born on the 7th, though (7/7/77). 1988 — 5th and 6th … Continue reading My Most Memorable Year Per Decade, Part 1

7 Books to Stay Motivated in Quarantine

My Featured Witty Wednesday Blogger this week is Asha Seth of badbookthief. Asha is a writer, an avid reader, dog lover, copywriter by trade, and an "alto-phobic who wants to go cliff-jumping someday." In her free time, she writes poems and short stories which she share on her blog. The post of hers below caught my eye and I … Continue reading 7 Books to Stay Motivated in Quarantine

Monday Memories: Pastor walks into a tobacco shop…

This post was in my drafts for 7 years. I pastored a church in Ashland Ohio from 2010-2015 and the office was next door to a tobacco shop. Below is an interaction I had with Pam, one of the employees. Today I was burning a candle in my office. I didn't have a lighter at … Continue reading Monday Memories: Pastor walks into a tobacco shop…