Just Jesus

Why Christians Are Worried…

Our oldest man-baby just joined the Marines, as a combat engineer. The fact that I typed that just now without having had a Xanax is proof there is a God… and He does in fact, move in mysterious ways. From the moment I first held John, the enemy went to work terrorizing me over the boy’s well-being. During his delivery, his heart stopped beating three times.  In an effort to ease his irregular heartbeat, I was given a sedative. Having …

My Child Doesn’t Believe in God…
Parenting

My Child Doesn’t Believe in God…

When our son Luke was 6 he asked if Santa was real. Luke was our 3rd child. His older brother and sister were already privy to the truth. So I knew he knew. I did the little bit about the real Saint Nick and why we do what we do. Yada. Yada. Yada. And Luke, being all Luke said a very Luke thing: Did you lie about Jesus too? Needless to say, with our younger children… we aren’t into Santa.  …

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All Da Power!

Our two and four-year-old sons, Charlie and Sam, aka the vandals, love to play games on the iPad. However, they are more obsessed with the “power” than the actual games. They can’t relax and enjoy playing the games because they want, “ALL DA POWER!” They revel in the battery image when it indicates full. Full green, fully charged, all da power. If the battery is fully charged they whoop and holler, their voices deepen, we call it superhero-mode. Sam will …

 Stuff I Wish You'd Quit Saying... Stop Apologizing for Your Divorce 1

 Stuff I Wish You’d Quit Saying… Stop Apologizing for Your Divorce

You don’t have to apologize anymore for your divorce. Yes, God hates divorce, but He is crazy in love with you. Stuff I Wish You’d Quit Saying… Stop Apologizing for Your Divorce Recently I had a conversation with a Christian woman who said, “I have been married three times. In my prayers, I repent daily for my failed marriages and beg God to forgive me for my divorces.” I think she thought I was judging her, probably because my jaw …