I Love You Air Conditionally

I still remember the day I learned what “unconditional” meant. My dad said to me frequently, “I love you unconditionally,” and at age seven I finally asked, “What does air conditioning have to do with loving me?” I knew what “I love you” meant, but that […]

Kindness Leads to Repentance

The Family My wife, Lindsey, and I have two little girls. Sophia Grace is 2.5 years old and Zoe is 8 months old. Sophia Grace and I are in a sweet spot in our daddy & daughter relationship. In a song, she recently declared me […]

Gratuitous Grace

Unconditional love is a difficult concept around which to wrap one’s mind. Many of us think (whether we admit it or not) there must be some breaking point where God gives up on us. Even if we successfully avoid believing this fallacy, others’ overzealous cries […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day has a very special place in the hearts of the majority of people in America. Hallmark estimates that more than 150 million Mother’s Day cards will be sent this year, making Mother’s Day the third largest greeting card holiday of the year after […]

Daughters Are a Gift from God

My wife recently gave birth to our second daughter. My little girls melt my heart constantly. They are beautiful, sweet, and affectionate.  It is a huge honor to have the privilege of being their daddy. This post is to tell you about two amazing books […]

Offended By Jesus

I was offended by grace last night. My wife was reading the story of Jesus interacting with Zacchaeus from the Jesus Storybook Bible to our 6 month-old daughter. Usually, children’s bibles are filled with simple moralistic truisms, but this particular bible is spectacular in its ability to point to Jesus and his Gospel in […]