Real Life That Rests On The Hope Of God

Every last one of us is on a journey. However, some folks are reluctant to admit "where they are" on their particular pilgrimage. Each of the following blog posts are pulled from my raw and personal journals in hopes that you are encouraged to either start your faith-journey or continue it, led by Someone who offers Himself as a guide.

large banyan tree

The world watched in horror as part of an island in paradise went up in flames. How many people thought “Not in Hawaii! Especially not–Maui!” Now the town of Lahaina looks like death, grey and lifeless at every turn except for the 150-year old Banyan Tree, charred, yet still alive and standing. According to, […]

rectangular wooden frame mirror

I knew the calls would come, just like all fathers anticipate yet with a kind of bittersweet perspective. But I put that future reality in the back, far back recesses of my brain. “That’s for another time and another place. No need to worry about it now.” And time marched on. Then one day I […]