Advent 2013

Love this new twist to our dinner routine – reading our @newdenverchurch family #Advent guide before we eat!

Turkey Day

Turkey Day at Steele Elementary!

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Disney 1 – Andrew 0

Disney 1 – Andrew 0

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Darth Mouser?!

I guess when #Disney buys the rights to #StarWars you have to the the bad with the good.

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FL Vacation, Day 1 – Legoland

Day 1 of our Griswold family vacation. First stop, Legoland:

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Sunrise over Wash Park

Beautiful sunrise over Wash Park in my neighborhood. #Denver

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CSA U9 Tournament 2nd Place

Ethan’s @RapidsYouthClub U9 Coyotes got 2nd in this weekend’s CSA Tourney. Super proud of these guys!

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Look who’s turning 9!

Ethan’s 9th birthday party!

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A picture from my childhood

As far back as I can remember this picture has hung in our home. My dad is the little boy in the middle. I carefully snapped this pic when leaving TN today.

BTW, I wouldn’t have shared it on Instagram & given up my rights. Thanks @pressgram.

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The Thread of Grace

PopThe last week of my life is a blur. It began about a week ago with a text message from my mom. I was preparing to officiate the wedding of a couple from our church, and my phone buzzed, reminding me I hadn’t turned it off yet. “The doctor was just here and said dad has ‘maybe’ 24 hours left. Maybe less.” My heart froze, and I lost my breath for a moment. I managed to pull it together to finish the wedding and immediately after began scrambling to make arrangements to get from CO to TN. As I did, I reminded myself that God was in control, and that in him every step of this journey belonged precisely where it was located. Read more