Check to make sure your fruit isn’t rotten…

Every now and then I perform a reflective self-check of sorts. The Apostle Paul wrote an epistle to the Christian community in Galatia (he explicitly says this in verse 2). The book in the Bible that houses said epistle is aptly titled… You already know… Galatians. After supplying a greeting that is typical of his epistles and […]

Weight loss post script…

It has been awhile since I mentioned my weight loss efforts. I forgot to talk about it in my previous post. So far I am failing miserably. It’s not because of the Lean Shakes. I am sure that if I adhered to a stricter meal plan and exercised more I’d have better results. I’m fairly […]

Even teething can have Biblical applications :-)

My sweet five-month-old is struggling to break in her first tooth. Teething is a monster of a process. A little baby with no understanding of what is happening is subjected to pain and fevers. Soleil has been drooling more than usual and her skin, if not kept dry, can develop a rash, particularly in the […]

As I perused random websites in pursuit of ways to further market my book, I stumbled upon a site that offered ghostwriting services to authors. Basically, through a series of emails and phone calls, an aspiring semi-author provides the skeleton for his or her book and a team of professionals adds the meat–for a tidy […]

You glow, boy!

Awhile back, I wrote a post here about how parents should “date” each of their kids. You know… Spend some one-on-one time with them engaged in an activity of their choosing. Although I have four kids, I want them each to feel special, and although I like our family dinner conversations I might not get […]

A bitter, merry laugh

I am frustrated because everyone who has read Abusing His Grace has said overall good things about it, but I’m still looking for ideas to increase its visibility. I have a few independent bookstores that said they would carry a copy for me, but I thought it would be a good idea to see what Christian marketing […]