The Depressing Reality of Kids’ Sports

Having spent most of my high school and college years coaching or being a Little League umpire, I have witnessed the power of freshly cut, chalk-stained grass to transform soccer moms and carpool… Continue reading

Don’t Baby Talk Jesus

Sometimes I am not sure if I’m teaching my 4 month-old how to talk or if he’s teaching me how to make noises. Regardless, I love our time together. And as we communicate… Continue reading

Let Your Kids Be Your Guide?

One of today’s new and up and coming parenting trends is to replace Jiminy Cricket with your kid’s voice. When it comes time to evaluate the value of same-sex marriage or time to… Continue reading

Teach Jesus. Use Football?

College football is amazing. The sport has fanatical bands, big hits, and unfettered enthusiasm. Quite simply the sport is the perfect blend of World Cup craziness and rugged manliness.  As we watch the… Continue reading

We Are Not In The BIble Belt Anymore

Friends, we are not in the Bible Belt anymore. Though elements of cultural Christianity drift about the South like the objects from Dorothy’s farmhouse (God Bless the United State, anyone?), we have been… Continue reading

Tweet, Post, Snap and Click for Jesus

[Websites are] now the first place a prospective guest visits when he or she is thinking about attending a church. – Rainer Its Here Now some of you may be thinking, “Woo hoo…social media,… Continue reading