Lately…

We’ve been trying to soak up all things Fall here in the mountains.  That means frequent drives up the Blue Ridge Parkway to watch the leaves turn and now, fall from all of the trees at 6000′ and down. It’s crazy to see the seasons literally change...

How to have healthy relationships

Before we meet Jesus and accept Him as Lord and repent of our sins, we are really broken people.  After we meet Jesus, we are still really broken people, except that we have Someone in our corner who’s never gonna leave us but will also never let us stay where...

Healing Life’s Hurts

About 12 years ago I started a very long, but very fruitful journey.  At the time I thought I was just experiencing a bit of growth in my Christian walk.  You know, one of those, “Oh, so I need to do this in order to be free from that” kind of moments.  It...

God Met Us At The Bar – Again

Shannon and I have been chatting lately about how life must have looked walking with Jesus in the flesh.  We wish that there was a bit more commentary in the Bible about the actual conversations Jesus had when hanging out with sinners. What did He say? How did they...

Patience, Young Grasshopper

Gardening.  It’s apparently a “thing” here in the Waynesville area.  We can’t drive a tenth of a mile without seeing some type of garden.  Some are large, some are small.  We’ve seen people tilling ground, planting seeds, and now that the...

Change, Transitions and Life, oh my!

Do you like change?  How well do you handle transition?  When life throws you a big ol’ curveball, do you duck or try to bat it out of the park? We’ve been in Waynesville now for almost 4 months. It’s been quite the adjustment.  I knew I would have...