Persistent Faith

I got up earlier this morning and felt that I was getting caught up on some of my rest. Most of my day was spent with a trip to the Capitol in Denver. The bill I have been working on was on life support and we had a chance for it to be reconsidered and(…)

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Known, Called, Empowered

Today was the final day for the Allies Men’s Retreat. The speaker was former NFL player Joe Jackson who was part of the famed “Purple People Eaters” defense of the Minnesota Vikings. During our time, Joe challenged men to their destiny and fulfilling their God-given purpose in life and reminding them that God is able(…)

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Down But Not Forgotten

I have been attending the Allies Retreat with Timberline Church men today. This morning, I shared some of the lessons I have learned and observations from my illness and recovery. There were several men in attendance and I received some positive feedback. Our guest speaker Joe Jackson was very kind in his words and what(…)

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Grace That Says “No”

I was actually up earlier this morning than usual. That provided me the opportunity to get some work done outside and to take care of organizational work for our community swim team. I was able to mow the law again, before connecting with Pastor Steve for lunch and then doing some final prep for the(…)

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When Kindness is Treated with Evil

This weekend I will be attending the Allies Retreat with about 50 plus other men from Timberline Church. I will be sharing some of my “Life Lessons, from a Life Threatening Illness” during the seminars on Saturday. Today was focused on my preparation for this weekend. It is always interesting for me to review some(…)

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The Unchained Word

The weather was great today, and I took advantage of it and got some work done outside. But after two, plus hours, I was getting fairly fatigued. But food and rest can make a difference! This afternoon, I went to Lakewood to attend a retirement reception for our friend, Chris Coleman. Debbie and I have(…)

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