Black History

Black History The month of February is nationally recognized as Black History Month. It is a time of directly focusing on great people and great accomplishments. It is also a time of reflecting on horrors and tragedies enacted on an entire race of people. I could use...

Watch Me!

Watch Me! I was 16 years old and I wanted to impress a girl that I liked. I was able to talk her into coming to one of my ballgames. This was where I shone the most and I was confident that I could win her heart with my athletic prowess. I had the game of my life that...

Are You Alright?

Several years ago, I had an automobile accident on the way home from college. I came around a curve on the interstate and a car had stalled and I rear ended it. I can still remember being thrown forward, (Pre-seat belt days) and then rushing out of my truck to make...
Be Prepared

Be Prepared

    I learned this slogan from my time in the Boy Scouts of America. It always made sense to me and has served me well over the years. My understanding of it has deepened from living through Georgia winters. Here in Georgia we can never put any type of...

It Has to Be Jesus

The old joke goes something like this: The pastor sits in front of a group of kids at the children’s sermon portion of church and asks what has big teeth, a long fuzzy tail, climbs trees and eats nuts. The kids were all unusually silent until one boy finally raised...