Monthly Archives: April 2013

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WE WERE MERELY FRESHMAN

2017-02-03T02:25:23+00:00April 27th, 2013|

I'll never forget the feelings I had during freshman orientation. I remember meeting all these kids I've never seen before and trying to remember their names before we were off to the next activity. There were relay races, speakers, and I think information on the dangers of drugs and alcohol. Despite some of the corny [...]

THANK YOU

2017-02-03T02:25:23+00:00April 21st, 2013|

Thank you for having me. Thank you for putting food on the table. Thank you for your sacrifice. Thank you for your love. Thank you for the spankings. Thank you for the hugs. Thank you for showing me what hard work really is. Thank you for always putting your kids in front of yourself. Thank [...]

TERROR-ISM

2017-02-03T02:25:23+00:00April 16th, 2013|

The definition of terror is "extreme fear". When we think of fear by itself we usually envision something horrifying from our past that we've either experienced or have seen on television. On September 11, 2001 I just dropped my cousin off at college when I heard about the first tower being hit in New York. [...]

The Evolution Of Man

2013-04-13T07:40:14+00:00April 13th, 2013|

I was talking to a friend of mine this week about masculinity. He's studying for his doctrine and was discussing his views on the topic. As I sat there and listened to him speak he told me a story that really moved me. Like me he's also a basketball coach. We met coaching against each [...]

Like Nobodys Watching….

2017-02-03T02:25:23+00:00April 7th, 2013|

This picture pretty much sums me up in a nutshell. I'm in hour two at my friend Wendy’s wedding reception and probably in full lather. The dance floor was empty for about five minutes until I decided to occupy it with my 6ft 4 245lb frame. The photographer has just caught me mid "running man", [...]