Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Gavin Edward Stafford is FINALLY here!

Gavin Edward Stafford is FINALLY here!

After many long months, we can finally say we are officially grandparents! Finally, Mr. Gavin Edward Stafford is here. Stats: Born: August 4, 2017 Time: 15:21 Weight: 7 lbs 12 oz Length: 20.5 inches So, let me recap real quick like. Yeah, okay, we waited 9 long months. But, the closer this day got, the… Continue Reading

Fear Not; Only Believe

Fear Not; Only Believe

The following is a transcript of a talk I gave during church service. I was digging around the other day and found what I thought was an old journal entry that shed a little light on something I was having trouble understanding. I wasn’t able to figure out the exact date, and the name was… Continue Reading

A Tale of Two Bookstores

A Tale of Two Bookstores

Allow me to make a confession of sorts. We like going to the bookstore. Almost to a fault. And when I say that, we really like going to the bookstore. So much so that, even though we’re sure there was a long list of things to do and places to go and see, we looked… Continue Reading

Life Lessons: Balance on a Mountain Bike and in Life

Life Lessons: Balance on a Mountain Bike and in Life

Admittedly, we’ve had a lot of rain over the last few days here in the Kansas City area. And, to be honest, I didn’t think I’d be able to get in a ride at all this weekend. So, when I checked the trail status and it said WYCO was a go, I loaded up the… Continue Reading

The Life Lessons I Learned on a Bike Ride

The Life Lessons I Learned on a Bike Ride

We all tend to be a kid at heart, and for some of us, we will never grow up. Yeah, sure, I’m speaking of myself here. But, with a recent mountain bike ride, I learned a few things. I feel like I need to give you some of the back story. This ride was a… Continue Reading

I need your help!

I need your help!

Oh, hey. Hello there. I know what you’re thinking, “Where the heck have you been lately?” Am I right? Well… it’s kind of complicated, but then again, it isn’t. Let me explain. I’ve talked about it before, but in case you’re new to these parts, I have bouts of depression every so often. I don’t… Continue Reading

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