Hope

Hope

  “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.”  Audrey Hepburn Taken another way, to teach a child to garden gives them hope for tomorrow.  We all need a reason to hope for tomorrow, and what better way to give that to a child than through a garden? Watching the...
What Are You Passionate About?

What Are You Passionate About?

What are you passionate about? Let me ask that again a little bit later, but keep that question in the back of your mind. The understanding of such a simple word has been changing slowly since it was introduced into the english language to the point that the modern...
How do you let assumptions guide you?

How do you let assumptions guide you?

“You look familiar” my wife said to a woman standing in the airport out in California waiting to board their flight back to Colorado.   “Did you go to Denver Christian?” Through their quick discussion, my wife learned that she had attended school with Hannah’s...
Serving Refugees

Serving Refugees

“Daddy, where is Iraq?” What?  That isn’t your typical question from your 4 year old daughter on the walk home from pre school.   “How do you know about Iraq?”  I stammered. “That is where my friend is from.” This girl is her best friend from school.  She is all we...
Guys Night

Guys Night

How do you deal with a change of plans? Me?  Not so well.  Never have, hopefully, eventually will. Right after Christmas all the left over prime rib immediately goes on sale.  I guess Christmas is the only time people enjoy the best cut of beef that you can buy.  I...