#GirlDads

Kobe Bryant loved being a #girldad. I, like many others around the country, am mourning the tragic deaths of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gigi and the other persons on the helicopter that crashed last Sunday morning. The tragedy hit me hard because I just learned of his daughter’s rising basketball career. A few months ago, I watched clips of Gigi’s basketball games on Instagram and saw how active … [Read more...]

The Holy Spirit at Work – Even in the Midst of Autism

There is so much freedom in surrendering our hopes and desires to the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit will do exceeding abundantly above what we ask or think. Two things happened today. I attended my son’s IEP meeting, and we talked about the Holy Spirit in the staff Bible study at my job. At first glance, they seem to have nothing to do with each other. However, the IEP meeting was confirmation … [Read more...]

Ezra Youth Seminary Inaugural Conference

Despite the controversy surrounding it, the Museum of the Bible is an impressive space and served us well. My nephew attended the conference also! In the summer of 2019, my former coworker from Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C., Tonya Miles, asked me if I wanted to sit on the board of a new ministry for youth. She and her husband felt God calling them to teach Christian leadership … [Read more...]