I am working on two upcoming blog posts. You can help me by responding to these two questions if you have ever stayed at a Church camp. I am looking for the top reasons people like to go to church youth camps and camp meetings in general. Take the Survey Continue reading You can help with upcoming blog posts: Why camp survey.
I would like to wish my wife a happy anniversary of 9 years. It’s been a great journey so far, and I know more adventures are ahead. Continue reading Happy Anniversary Abbie!
One of my favorite things about things about family reunions is hearing the history of our family. Even now, I will pull out a video of my grandfather telling stories about his youth and the history of our family. Some of the most memorable are the funny ones. Then there are the ones that are hard to believe and amazing. Some stories that are embarrassing, but they are … Continue reading A great history.
I have not been able to write as much as I like on the blog because of Easter week being incredibly busy at the church and preparations for a recent first-time experience. This weekend I presented an academic presentation as part of the McDonough Leadership Conference at Marietta College. It was a great honor and privilege to have this opportunity. As a requirement of my … Continue reading Giving an academic presentation.
In the middle of our chaos, God can provide a space to receive His grace. The shepherd knows his sheep are weary and hungry in the dark areas of life. He also knows that in the treacherous terrain that there are dangerous enemies waiting to attack. Still, in the midst of an uncertain place, the shepherd of our soul delivers what feels like a banquet … Continue reading The Lord is my Shepherd – Psalm 23:5
So far, we have seen that in the Lord, we do not lack in the first verse. In the second verse, we find provision and rest. As we continue, we see restoration for our souls. “He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.” – Psalm 23:3 This verse is about restoration and not just a refreshing as … Continue reading The Lord is my Shepherd – Psalm 23:3