Summa Scriptura

October 31st 2017 will mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. On that day in history, Martin Luther nailed his "95 Theses" to the door of the Wittenberg Castle Church, which called into question the Roman Catholic Church's practice of selling "indulgences". This single act is credited with igniting the flame that became the… Continue reading Summa Scriptura

Boys of Summer

I love my daughter more than I can express, but today’s blog is for the boys. The last few weeks of our summer was… to put it simply, a summer for the boys. My wife, my oldest son and I flew to Kenya to work in a boys shelter in the town of Naivasha. While […]… Continue reading Boys of Summer

Cultivating a Love for the Church

Growing up in Colorado, I attended a small, Baptist church out in the country, and I loved it. The drive was 40 minutes one way, but my mother took us every time the doors were open. We were rarely early (or on time), but we always stayed late. After the service, the church building and… Continue reading Cultivating a Love for the Church

Dad’s… Don’t Squander the Summer

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It’s coming…You can feel it.  Temperatures are rising, schools are ending and grills are going on sale.  Summer is upon us and for those of us who have been through a few decades worth, we know how quickly it will come and go.    So dads, don’t waste this summer.  This season affords us opportunities that the rest of the year doesn’t but it also tempts us to squander even more than usual.

In an effort to be proactive and take the summer by the proverbial horns I have jotted down a few ideas that just may help us as dads not get burnt this season.  So here are five summertime efforts to do with your kids.

Unplug em:   Start your summer by going to the nearest body of water and having a game to see who can throw their device the farthest.  Extra points if you skip a tablet…

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