How to not give up on life. An honest conversation on facebook…tonight.

Have you ever wanted to give up? Have you ever been so tired that you decided that you would stop trying? Have you ever decided that life wasn't worth it? Have you ever decided to just coast on life? Have you ever let your past stop you from moving forward or trying? ME TOO!! I…

‘The Crazy Teenage Year’s’ with Rebekah and Jason Raitz.

This was a highlight for me! I am someone who absolutely loves being a dad. And, I have the honor of being the dad to 5 pretty amazing kids. Rebekah Raitz is an almost high school graduate, who in my opinion, has leadership gifts off the chart. We do our best to have an conversation…

Why I UnFollow or UnFriend People on Facebook.

Ok, I just re-read the title and I cringed. Why? Because to my core, I'm a people person! I love people! I love their stories! I love getting to know people! I love seeing God work in their lives! I love seeing Jesus' love envelope them! I love people.  I don't ever want to Unfollow…

Oh facebook, I think I’m done loving you

Well, here's the deal... I think (think being the key word)... I'm done loving you facebook.  Now, you know me. We go way back. I was so excited to sign up way back when. You know this is a big deal for me to say because I absolutely LOVE you! It's true, I think you're…

My personal ethics for Facebook in 2016

Here's the deal...I freaking love Facebook! I love it!  It's true, I do. I think its awesome and I think it's one of the best things ever! But...and this is a BIG BUT... If I let it, it can take over so much of my time. If I let it, I can let its negativity…

A little bit of Saturday randomness and ramblings…

A little bit of randomness and ramblings... 1. It kind of makes me sad when people unlike Thrive Church's Facebook page. Probably shouldn't. Don't know why it does. But, really, who does that? 2. Somebody asked me today why I take a prayer walk around Celebration Cinema every week. Because I've read Circle Maker a…

Facebook 101…The real reason to use facebook

There are so many reasons to use Facebook. Too many to list in this blog post. But, what I hope to convey is what I think, the only real reason to use it. And yes, I understand I'm going out on a limb a bit. I've been working on a series of posts about Facebook…

One Reason I’ve almost given up Facebook

Here's the deal, I really like Facebook. I do. I actually like it a lot. I see so many great things about Facebook and I use it quite a bit. It is a POWERFUL tool for ministry and prayer. But... And, it's a BIG BUT... There is really one reason that stands out that I…

I was reported to facebook and I lived to tell about it

I have been on facebook since 2007. For the first couple of years, I sort of you used it. These last couple of years, I probably use it too much. I'm a huge believer in facebook. I'm a huge believer in social media. I have heard all the negative and all the positive. I know it's…