It’s Gonna Take More Time

A year ago at this time I spending the last week of my dad’s life at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida.  I’m thinking a lot about that this week as I reflect on the year that has passed since then.  The one thing that really has felt strange is...

Arena Football League Sacked

It appears that the crazy version called the Arena Football League (AFL) has folded.  The AFL, which was a condensed, indoor version of football has been lighting up the scoreboard with pinball football since 1987. If the AFL were a cat, it is on it’s 9 1/2 life.  While...

Lowe’s Stores Are Closing Because Of Toilet Bolts

Okay, maybe the news reports of Lowe’s closing some stores aren’t really because of toilet seat bolts but I do think there is a connection – no pun intended. A few days ago my wife read to me a list of physical stores that are closing some of their...

Well Butter My Biscuit And Call Me A Vegan

VEGAN BUTTERMILK BISCUIT RECIPE THAT ACTUALLY WORKS Cooking food that is vegan has been a challenge for me since my wife and I started our vegan journey last January. Since our conversion to this lifestyle, one of my favorite breakfast items has been biscuits. It hasn’t been easy to...

Monday Morning Quaterback

Here are some of my thoughts about football games that were played over the weekend: Warner Robins broke open a close game against Thomas County Central on Friday Night for a 45-10 win to remain unbeaten in Region 1-AAAAA. The Demons will travel to Bainbridge this week in a...

Here’s My Jesus Story

Back in the days of the church,  people would ask about your testimony and how you “got saved”. Some would have dramatic tales of their conversion experience and others would testify to God’s amazing grace. I am hesitant to share my own story because I don’t have a stirring...

Things I Wish I Could Tell Other Drivers

I find myself “directing traffic” when I am driving on the roads in the Music City. Nobody is listening. If they could hear me, here are some of the things they would here me say: “Calm down. You’re so damn impatient!” The number ONE complaint I have with other...

Is Your Sports Team Your Idol?

This week I heard a preacher suggest that our sports teams could be our idols. He was referring to the ten commandments.  He was talking about the one that says: Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven...

When Your Day Gets Screwed Up

Yesterday I discovered a screw in our tire. It changed my entire day. I had plans that were altered by a metal screw on the road. I didn’t fuss at God about it but I was very frustrated and unhappy about the situation. I am human just like everyone...

I’m Excited About Hockey?

Being excited or even knowing that the hockey season is starting is something I wouldn’t have done years ago. Our hockey season begins tonight when the Nashville Predators open their 2019-2020 season against the Minnesota Wild. Growing up in the South, the sport of ice hockey wasn’t known that...