One part of my spiritual and personal story that I haven't discussed much is the pregnancy, birth, and early life stages of our daughter, Joy. My wife recently wrote about this and I thought I would share it on the blog with a series of posts. God has moved in profound ways concerning Joy and... Continue Reading →
No Pain, No Gain?
When we were told that our youngest daughter would have birth defects, possibly severe ones, did I need that situation to develop a sense of ruthless trust in God? Would I have ever made Jesus the Lord and center of my life if I didn't have a breakdown full of darkness, depression, and frustration? Did... Continue Reading →
Are Difficult Times Required In Order To Grow?
Since I have been writing this blog in earnest over the last year, I have chronicled the amazing times, the heartbreaking times, and the really hard times. This past year has presented some of the richest and most profound times with God I have ever experienced. But as soon as I experience a spiritual high,... Continue Reading →