Yesterday I read an article that told me red meat is carcinogenic, then I read a critique of that same article no more than two hours later in response. I have been told that the paleo diet is good, then I was told it was bad. Mind you both sides cited experts that may or... Continue Reading →
I am humbled by a moment that I did not expect to ever be a part of in my life. Today a woman that I have been working with in South Africa told a story about an interaction that she had with a school principal. I had given a talk about forgiveness the day before... Continue Reading →
It is very comforting to step off a plane in a continent that you have never been to before after a 30 hour sojourn to see two faces that you recognize. Carey and Holly were right outside the gate waiting for me when I arrived in Cape Town South Africa. As my first foray into... Continue Reading →
As many of you know I my family and I are now the proud farmers of 6 ducks. We used to have 7 but I managed to kill one (well it died, but in order to protect the hearts of my children I will not divulge the rest of that story). This has been an... Continue Reading →
As I stood in the cavern that had been created just that day, I did not realize just how dumb it was to be standing there or how awesome it truly was.
As I alluded to yesterday I had a rough fall, which as you will find out is funny on two levels. I have always wanted to be a handy person and I still aspire to be such a person, however the case against my desires keep building. Back in September of last year my wife... Continue Reading →
As my son stood at the patio door the week before thanksgiving his face glowed. This glow was not the glow of a child that was proud or happy like in the phrase "he glowed with pride".