For the Love of God and the Promise of a Donut

Since our church became a Central Drop-Off Location for Operation Christmas Child several years ago, Sweet T and I spend Saturday mornings moving hundreds of cartons filled with thousands of shoebox gifts out of the Sunday school room and loading them into a 28-foot pup trailer. Our Saturday morning crew consists of a number of […]

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Operation Christmas Child 2018 | Making Memories

This week as Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week kicked off, I’ve been reminded a lot of my late friend Mark Jones. This is our second season without him here to come by and marvel at the progress we’re making and celebrate the goodness of our God. During the week, as the brown cartons loaded […]

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Hear! Hear! The End of the Year is Near!

It’s November 1 and this year is almost over! Including today, there are 61 days left in 2018. It’s hard to believe how quickly the days turn into weeks, morph into months, and fade into years.  For Sweet T and I, the beginning of November is marked by the ramping up of Operation Christmas Child […]

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Morning Prayer 19 | Operation Christmas Child

Yes, it’s getting to be that time of year again. Sweet T and I have spent the last several weeks ramping up for the 2018 National Collection Week which is rapidly approaching.  Mark your calendars, if you haven’t already, for November 12-November 19.  Last year, we collected and received over 12,100 shoebox gifts from all […]

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Celebrating My Sweet T!

Today, is a special day—Sweet T’s birthday!!! People often ask Sweet T and I how me met. We used to tell people we met at the post office. Truth is that back in the days of wind up internet, before online dating was hip and cool, Sweet T and I met on the internet through […]

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