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A place to find wit, wisdom, random thoughts and positive encouragement.

The day will come that we will be laying in a box and people will reflect on how we lived our life. Every day should be lived in a way we want to be remembered. “Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise,” -‭‭Ephesians‬ ‭5:15‬‬ #LetsAskDad

All too often I look around and ask, “God, what are you doing?” He gently reminds me “See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭43:19‬ ‭. Thank you Jesus…I need this reminder […]

Too often we develop a mindset that are unable to make an impact on those around us. Even the more reason to guard your integrity and character. The true impact you leave by your legacy is often greater than your day to day actions even though we see an immediate result from those. It is […]

I love how inquisitive she is! I also have to remind myself that she really does want answers when she asks questions. It’s too easy to dismiss children with, “Because I said so!” But that doesn’t always suffice! It may work for the moment because of frustration, but a moment of explanation might be what’s […]

They say, “Time heals all wounds!” But time doesn’t heal wounds. It’s not some magical cure all! It does take time and time is an important ingredient in healing, but it’s not the only ingredient! The medicines you take, lifestyle changes, attitude adjustments, new outlook on life, exercise, rehab, prayer, these things are what makes […]

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23. But the fruit of the Spirit: The works of the flesh seem overwhelming – both in us and around us. God is good enough and big enough to change […]

It’s easy for our children to get lost in their expectations of others constantly doing for them. It’s what we do! We provide! However, we need to develop them to have a servant’s heart and look for opportunities to help others. It’s an important trait that has to be learned! #LetsAskDad #TenArrowWarrior #SelflessnessVsSelfishness