Archive | Family

22 November 2010 ~ 4 Comments

Fire Pictures

As promised, I snapped a few quick pictures while I was in the house this morning. The story of what happened, in case you missed it, is in the post below. Living room when you walk in front door: Rest of living room: Kitchen You can see where they went throughout the house poking holes […]

Continue Reading

22 November 2010 ~ 13 Comments

The Roof Is On Fire

Several of you saw on Twitter what happened at our house tonight (last night now?) and said keep you updated. Hard to do in 140 characters, so thought I’d write a quick post. I’ll post more tomorrow with pictures. The quick info if you missed it – our house caught on fire. Our next-door neighbor […]

Continue Reading

23 October 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Still Grieving…

A few weeks ago at the all-county Men’s Retreat I realized just how ridiculous I sound at times.  Or how ridiculous my expectations are. The first night set the tempo for the weekend.  Joe Bishop shared out of Matthew 11 and introduced the theme for the weekend, finding rest in Christ and releasing our burdens […]

Continue Reading

25 May 2010 ~ 2 Comments


Overall, had a good time in Yosemite. However, we did wake up to this on Sunday morning… SNOW!? Is it really 2 weeks away from June? You gotta be kiddin me. Not gonna lie.  The tent was freezing every night.  A good portion of Sunday afternoon we just got snow and sleet. But it made […]

Continue Reading

25 March 2010 ~ 4 Comments

Take My Wife & Wet It Be…

A few weeks ago I was in the living room putting together a set to lead worship at Rancho Vista Church. Caleb was on the computer in our bedroom playing games. As I was singing, he walked over and closed the door.  Apparently I was disturbing him. A few minutes later I was singing his […]

Continue Reading

06 November 2009 ~ 2 Comments

Goin On A Bear Hunt

My family was gone for a little over a week.Last night they got back home.They pulled into the driveway at 11pm.I walked out to help with the kids.As soon as I walk out I hear Caleb yell, "Daddy, daddy, daddy!!" I walked around to this side of the van, and I kid you not, he […]

Continue Reading

24 September 2009 ~ 4 Comments

The Changing Faces Of Caleb

Today, my first son turns 3 years old.  Kinda crazy that we seriously have a little man running around the house. Having Micah around has been a big reminder for me of how much they change so quickly, and you don’t even realize it being around them everyday. So in honor of Caleb’s birthday, here’s […]

Continue Reading

27 August 2009 ~ 2 Comments


Putting in miles on the bike give you lots of time to think.This crossed my mind as I rode through Big Sur ann Lucia. I've got 2 incredible boys, the most amazing wife on the face of the planet, and get to spend an entire week thinking about nothing all day except pedaling forward.I get […]

Continue Reading

08 July 2009 ~ 3 Comments

Morning Laughter With Micah & Caleb

Hanging out with the boys this morning I took some video.Caleb loves to tickle Micah.Micah has a great little laugh going on.Caleb just needs to work on not tagging Mich in the face.Check out the video. Now find a reason to go laugh a little today, too.Have a fun one!

Continue Reading

15 June 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Cookies Lead To Stitches

So last night was a BBQ and night for last minute preparations at the site for Royal Family Kids Camp where I’m the camp pastor for the third year. The plan was for me to lead worship with the staff that night. Plans changed. I wasn’t there long enough. Caleb decided he really wanted one […]

Continue Reading