In 1994, I was sitting at our dining room table with my wife, Julie and our three sons. My oldest son, then seven, glanced up from his plate of spaghetti, looked me in the eyes and said, “Dad, did you know to God, obedience is more important than sacrifice?” He went back to his dinner; unaware of the decision I had to make that evening or how the words would change our lives...
Hi Friends! So often I am asked why I write. My friend, Suzanne Fyhrie Parrott (publisher, author, speaker) asked me this question for First Steps Publishing's Fall issue of Publishing Insider. When my back is sore from sitting hours upon hours, and I've worked on the same chapter for a couple of days trying to get it right—sometimes, it's good to have a reminder! I found this prayer in one of my journals the other day that I had written down as I began my writing journey years ago: My Dear Heavenly Father,I pray that my writing reflects You. That it brings You glory.That it points people toward You. Let that prayer be just as true today as it was back then! Love you guys! Keep Reading
Life Is…a mystery
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First Steps Spring Catalog
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