Who am I? As men, we often ask ourself this question. Or at the least, we answer this question to others. We begin to list our jobs, family, accomplishments, and sometimes our hobbies. But that isn’t who we are, it’s just a list of some surface level things that we do. But who am I really? …
14 feet closer to GOD in an old oak tree. Somewhere in the middle of the wilderness surrounded by old growth forest. Just some big Oak, Maple, Hickory, and a few Persimmon trees on a frosty calm clear morning. So still and quiet that the only sound is the occasional acorn dropping to the ground. …
Our kids need us. Today more than ever, our kids desperately need us. Kids need men in their lives! Our sons need us as examples of who to become. Our daughters need us to show them how a man treats a woman. Boys need to watch and imitate Godly men in order to grow up …
PawPaw used to laugh at the plethora of artificial baits.
We would walk into the bait shop to get a few tubes of crickets or worms. I’d venture down the row of plastic baits. I’d often pick up a few of the shiniest, brightest, the most noise making rattle ones. I examined the bright colors. I’d move them to see how they shimmered in the light. I’d shake them to hear them rattle.
Then PawPaw would grin and say “Those will catch a lot of fishermen, but I don’t know how many fish they’ll catch.”
Real success comes from living our lives by God’s values — and the ultimate reward of enjoying eternity in Heaven.
It takes a man, a true strong tough resilient determined man’s man to carry a cross.
As men, our whole purpose is to carry our cross and follow after Jesus.
It is not easy. It may not fun.
But it is our purpose.
It is our reason.
It is our fulfillment.
So take up your cross and follow Jesus.
2016 recap part 2 – Why I love to hunt!!
We have some big decisions coming up. No matter what the outcome of the election, it will change the direction and future of this great country. The decisions we make will determine the world that our kids and grandkids will know. They will live with our choices. But no matter what happens in the political …