Category Archives: life is a great teacher

life lessons

fans stand still and sports leap forward

Pushback is fun… Despite my frustration with Frank Martin’s anger issues and the negative chants by fans (see Tuesday’s post), CBS Sports columnist Gregg Doyel makes an excellent point in his article yesterday: K-State fans stand still and sports leap … Continue reading

Posted in feedback please!, life is a great teacher, volunteer backpack | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

show some class

Last night was a brilliant night to be a Kansas State Wildcat (note the entire post is in royal purple today). The #9/#10 ranked men’s basketball team upset #1 Texas 71-62 before a sold out crowd at Bramlage Coliseum, many … Continue reading

Posted in life is a great teacher, volunteer backpack | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

this blog is not about…

This blog is not to promote a cause, a church, a religion or faith, or any other ideology. But it certainly reflects what I believe. I am a follower of Christ, and I love the bride of Christ embodied locally … Continue reading

Posted in feedback please!, gotta read these, life is a great teacher, personal journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

january people

I have decided that working out is bad for me. I can work out at Burger King. Oh good gosh. The guy in the locker room who I overheard saying this was dangerously, well, endomorphic. The shape of his body … Continue reading

Posted in church and ministry, life is a great teacher, ministry longevity, missional living, volunteer backpack | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

where are you taking that plow?

It’s official. I really don’t like winter weather. When I was a kid, or even a full-time teacher, snow days were amazing. But driving in this recent spat of holiday snow has made me pretty cranky toward the whole thing. … Continue reading

Posted in church and ministry, life is a great teacher, missional living, theology | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

the right questions

To be honest, I really wasn’t looking forward to my One To One session at the Apple Store today. I was going for help with a topic that I don’t often get stumped on, and consequently I doubted that the … Continue reading

Posted in life is a great teacher, tech toys, theology, volunteer backpack | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

worth the dime?

The other day as I found a locker to get settled into at Life Time Fitness, I saw a dime on the floor. Now, a penny I would have let lie. But a dime – of course I bent over … Continue reading

Posted in health and fitness, life is a great teacher | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment