December 17, 2019

Fall is in full swing and as the holidays rapidly approach, I am reminded of this fact of life: seasons change. For some, this is the most wonderful time of year. For others, it is anything but wonderful. Perhaps this is what the wise King Solomon had in mind when he w...

February 21, 2019

The world renown Aeolians are the official choral ensemble of Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, USA. I was privileged to spend four years as a second tenor with this phenomenal group under the directorship of Dr. Wayne Bucknor and Dr. Jason Max Ferdinand. I re...

May 8, 2018

I participate in a group 5k (3.1 miles) run with a local running store on Monday evenings at 6:00. Sometimes, this is the only run I do in a given week. I look forward to it because it’s a low-pressure, “fun run” experience during which I focus on technique, pacing, an...

February 28, 2018

Let me be honest. I hate doing the budget. I love spending time with my wife. But, I hate doing the budget. So, doing the budget together makes for a bitter-sweet experience. I have my leading lady near, but also an ottoman covered in receipts!!

There are a few reasons...

July 15, 2017

Have you ever wondered why God allowed Daniel to be thrown into the lion’s den?

This is a natural question for any believer who can relate to Daniel’s experience. However, upon closer investigation, one may find that this question is self-interested. Rarely does one rai...

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