Recovery

Thankful for My New Song

I waited patiently for the LORD; he inclined to me and heard my cry. He drew me up from the pit of destruction, out of the miry bog, and set my feet upon a rock, making my steps secure. He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God. Many […]

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A Breakfast Restoration

I met fellow blogger Nicole Wick through Twitter a number of months ago and have thoroughly enjoyed following her blog, 40 Days of Worship. Nicole is delightful because she and her husband both “get” grace, and, rather than trying to cover up their scars, they openly share their own brokenness and allow Christ’s strength to […]

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Nothing Easy about Easy Company

Last night I went to a friend’s house to watch a couple of episodes of the HBO series “Band of Brothers” with some of the singles from Oak Mountain. A number of friends had mentioned the show in the past and had been especially moved by the genuine brotherhood among these men that was forged […]

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Misinterpreting My Story

This past Tuesday was profound for me. I watched a 20 minute video that allowed me to see my life from a completely new perspective and it left me weeping. It has been awhile since I cried that hard. The video is of Donald Miller, author of Blue Like Jazz and Searching for God Knows […]

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Journal = Perspective

I’m in Memphis, TN tonight and had dinner with some great friends from Samford, Grant and Terri Guffin. For all of you Bama fans, Grant’s company has produced an amazing 5-disc set of The Crimson’s Tide’s Greatest Plays called Defining Moments. (You can order your very own set by clicking HERE.) I didn’t know if […]

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