"Who is the worst sinner you know?" This is the opening question my pastor asked on Sunday. Of all the significant things he shared, this is one of the biggest things that really stuck with me... and maybe not for the reason you may think. I don't generally think of myself as a "judgy" [...]
So, today is my birthday—another year around the sun. This day brings a lot of reflection. Mostly because I get a swarm of people dropping me a note on Facebook wishing me a happy birthday. I enjoy this, but it propels me to process life’s different seasons. Why? Well, because I’m 45 today. I’ve [...]
First of all... WOW! We had an amazing time. So, how do you pack a five-day experience into bite-size pieces that are truly helpful to communicate the full experience? It's a great question, so here's how I'm going to approach it. Embarkation Experience [with breakdown] Disembarkation Here we go! EMBARKATION [...]
Surround yourself with great people . I learned this when I was young and never looked back. I’m truly blessed with people who strive to be the best versions of themselves and encourage others to do the same.
Community is a place to bring it all together. A place to celebrate differences. A place to listen to each other and learn from one another. Ultimately, it’s a place we can all chip in so that we can experience joy in life… together.
My family is my refuge. It’s my place to be me and it’s my place to find love and comfort when everything in the world seems to be chaos. It’s not perfect. It’s real, and it’s quirky. We like it that way!
My faith defines me. It’s my compass. It’s not blind faith. It’s not a curtain I live behind. My faith is something that grows each day. It challenges me. It drives me to be something that, in my strength alone, is unattainable.
First, thanks for taking time to read this. We are super excited to share this note. Secondly, this is only semi-public information. However, we are not hiding it, so sharing it with someone you think would need the information is okay. Alright, let’s get to it already! Stacey and I have allowed ourselves to pursue [...]
Travel is a gift. It is a great way to experience new things and make big memories. We love to travel and explore. Like any exciting gift, we love to share great experiences with others.