August 4, 2017

“Sometimes what a man needs to see is another man just stand against the undercurrent of culture. It’s the apologetics of standing.”  When my South African friend uttered those words, I got Mini Cooper sized goosebumps down my arms.

It reminded me of a scene in Bat...

July 7, 2017

Just about every internal issue you have today as a man indicates you’ve built your “manhood home” on a faulty masculine foundation.

It could be you’re angry about your past or with where you are at this stage of life, which causes you to emotionally, verbally, or physi...

April 25, 2017

I was talking to a friend of mine named Rick about a weekend he had spent shooting big guns, jumping from planes, and other testosterone building activities with a group of Navy Seals. When I asked him what his take away was, without hesitation he said—

“they made me an...

March 21, 2017

Over the past several years a new game has emerged in cities across the country. Although they have different names for this “escape” type game, the concept is consistent. A small group of friends are locked in a themed room where they have sixty minutes to solve riddl...

February 26, 2017

Bob was a middle-aged man who lived alone in a small town in Kentucky.  His father had died years earlier and left him a barn full of stuff he had collected over the years.  In the middle of the rickety barn was an old dust colored car that hadn't been started in years...

May 29, 2016

Katharine Lee Bates wrote one of the most beautiful patriotic songs in American history in 1893 on a train trip from Massachusetts to Colorado. As she stared at the seamless sky, beheld the majesty of mountains and gazed at fields of grain she began to pen the now famo...

April 10, 2016

Sexual sin, greed, and abuse of power have existed in the church for centuries, so it’s nothing new for leaders with influence to fall. In the early Church homosexual activity was common enough that St. Basil warned the younger monks to keep themselves cloaked to avoid...

February 26, 2016

Transparency doesn’t exude from the mouths of men easily. Unless a man is caught with his hand in the cookie jar, transparency is as rare as a twenty-three year old bottle of Pappy Van Winkle. It’s why I feel it necessary to share a smidgen of my story to set the stage...

December 22, 2015

Did you see the Miss Universe pageant or at least the two-minute clip of Steve Harvey serving himself a slice of humble pie?   Talk about taking “Family Feud” to a whole different level!  I’m sure the “Announcing the Winner” job opportunities are shutting down the serv...

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