Give It Up

I've made a deal with myself that I would start a prayer journal. Not just to write down people and things that I pray for, but to tell God the desires of my heart and to break down what the devil is trying to do in my life so I can put on the full [...]


The Day I realized I Knew Nothing

As many of you know I work on the railroad, I run the boom truck, random equipment, am a basic laborer, I grab lunch... I personally think I need a manager name tag but that is beside the point.  Anywho, this week while in Bowling Green, Mo, a couple miles off of the Illinois state [...]

In Our Waiting

The saying "careful what you wish for" rings a whole new meaning when it rings true for you.  God had my dad in a waiting period for years.  He was tolerant, patient and he didn't question why.  Some think times of waiting only pertain to situations such as finding a spouse, but I believe that [...]

Kindness is a Virtue

Everyone has heard the saying, patience is a virtue, but isn't kindness also?  If you can learn to be kind then you can learn to be patient and vice versa.  To me kindness doesn't always come naturally, I have to pray for it when dealing with certain people and in many situations.  My instant reaction [...]

Thankful For You

Being thankful all the time isn't easy, I'll be the first to tell you I'm not.  Above is a picture of me standing next to a couple of the forms we used for the job and the truck I operate at work.  On a few different occasions throughout this certain job I wondered why I [...]