Music that Inspires: Dark Side of the Moon

One of the things that I have come to admire from my friends who appreciate and are more knowledgeable about music, is the idea of the album and enjoying a collection of songs, rather than just one here or there. I am the type to hear a great song on the radio, but not really … [Read more…]

Music Series

I am contemplating a blog series about music and how it speaks to me. I love worship music, but I am not going to limit it to that. Not all music has a good message, but I am also not going to say that good messages are limited to Christian music.  I think we can … [Read more…]


Lately, I have been feeling stuck. I’ve been coming down from a huge high of participating in a event that has consumed my time and energy for the last few years. I came to the realization that our current city is only temporary for us. My summer hasn’t felt much like summer because work had … [Read more…]

I’m Back!

Wow, I just looked and it has been three weeks since my last post! It’s not because I have had nothing to say, that’s for sure! At the end of June/early July I spent 10 days at a national youth convention where I teamed with hundreds of volunteers to serve 25,000 participants! To say that … [Read more…]

What Inspires Me? (June edition)

Oh my goodness it’s almost June! Summer is here and my life isn’t any less busy! Oh well, just going to keep chugging along and enjoy every minute! Here’s what has brought me inspiration, how about you? Most Inspiring:Came across this video on a friend’s Facebook page. Wow. It’s 22 minutes, but absolutely worth taking … [Read more…]

UB of the week

It’s been almost two weeks since I posted and I have no idea where the time went! I have a few unexpected blessings and it’s important for me to write it down, because so often we can remember the negative, but I want to remember the positive, even if the event started out negative. First, … [Read more…]

What Inspires Me? (May Edition)

April was quite a month.  As a life long runner, the events of April 15 didn’t scare me away from what I love to do, it only gave me resolve to keep going. And there are so many other inspiring stories that are pushing me into May! Inspiring:NPR presents an story from a runner that … [Read more…]

Blink of an Eye

I found out yesterday that a colleague died suddenly. I knew him well enough and had just seen him a few months back. When someone dies, I always think about the last conversation I had and if I would have said anything different. In this case I remember hearing about the joy of being a … [Read more…]