A New Year, A New Season Jan07

A New Year, A New Se...

Typically I like the start of a new year. New goals, new dreams, new lists – I’m totally into all that stuff. With the start of this new year however, I’m just not so sure. Yes I’ve got some new goals I’m excited about and I’ve chosen a word for the year that I’m happy with, but...

New Year, New Word Jan09

New Year, New Word

Last January I started a new personal tradition: Instead of setting a New Year’s resolutions for myself, I would instead pick a word – one single word that I would focus on for the entire year. I put quite a bit of thought into it and decided that my word for 2012 would be: Time. I spent...

One Year. One Word. Jan06

One Year. One Word.

Over the past week my Facebook wall, as I’m sure yours, has been filled with people commenting on their New Year’s resolutions. While I think it is great to set goals, I think it is easy to let ourselves over do it. I know myself pretty well, and I know that if I set too many goals at one...

The Best of 2011 Dec30

The Best of 2011

As 2011 comes to an end, I find myself thinking about what a great year it has been. My last year as a “twenty-something”, celebrating nine years of marriage and six years at Fairwood Church; I watched my boys grow, added to the family, and tried new things.  It was a productive year....