• Trust in the LORD With All Your Heart …

    I remember telling my dad that I didn’t want to go through the ordination process. Since I loved youth ministry and I wanted to do youth ministry until the day I retire, I figured I didn’t need to go through ordination to do that. And of course, the other part of the reason was that… Continue Reading

  • Not Broken, Just Bent

    Within a month of my being at St. Mark UMC, this happened. For those that don’t have time to read another post, a picture from that blog post in July: Yea. It hurt. A lot. I don’t know if it would’ve hurt less than a wasp sting. It was a lose-lose situation. 8 months later,… Continue Reading

  • I’m Not a Boy, Not Yet a Man

    Okay, that was a horrible title for this post. I thought that song was corny as heck when Britney Spears “sang” “I’m not a girl not yet a woman.” (Yes, that was a snarky commentary on Ms. Spears’ “singing” ability. Oops, I did it again.) Anyway, we returned safely from a week stay at Hawaii,… Continue Reading

  • Aloha ‘Oe

    Going back to Hawaii for the first time in 4 years tomorrow. We’re going for my little brother’s wedding. That’s a weird sentence to type. I can’t believe my kid brother’s getting married. Or that someone wants to marry him. It’s going to be great catching up with friends that I haven’t seen in 4… Continue Reading