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Soli deo Gloria

  • No Longer a Rookie

    With surgery now less than a week away I wanted to do be as active as possible before being cooped up for a couple of weeks. So yesterday I participated in a 2.5 mile SUP race in Galveston, Tx followed… Read More ›

  • 2 Voices

      In my head live two voices, fighting to be heard. Both have compelling arguments, both speak convincing words. So the battle rages on, with constant fighting day and night. Til’ one voice emerges victorious, in this war to see… Read More ›

  • Following Your Heart (With a Little Help)

    I’ve been spending a lot of time lately thinking about the future. Perhaps stressing would be a more appropriate word. Anyway, I was recently injured during one of our spring practices and as a result will be out of action… Read More ›

  • Fighting Back

    Bony knuckles crash into your skull, sending shockwaves down your spine. Your reaction is to shrink and cower, or lay there to moan and whine. But your pride yells something different, the complete opposite in fact. Instead of saying, “shrink… Read More ›

  • Power Returned

    Lord I failed you once again! I know, it’s no surprise. You knew this would happen long ago, well before I reached my demise. The sin that has ravaged my body, You planned before my birth. For this you gave… Read More ›

  • By Grace Alone

    Rrriiiiinnnngggg!┬áRrriiiiinnnngggg! Rrriiiiinnnngggg!┬áRrriiiiinnnngggg! Somewhere a young man’s alarm clock goes off. He looks at the time, hops out of bed, and hurriedly gets ready for work. On the drive in he runs in to heavy traffic. “Oh no! I cant be… Read More ›

  • Morning Comes

    Life is never easy, sometimes it’s flat out hard. It never fails to knock you down, how you respond defines who you are. Despite the hurdles and hardships, it’s still a beautiful ride. There’s ups and downs, ins and outs,… Read More ›

  • Just Pray

    Close your eyes, relax and breathe. Relinquish control, let your mind be free. Get rid of all worries, let go of all fears. The Son is here to save you, to wipe away every tear. So just let Him hold… Read More ›

  • White Knuckling

    My knuckles glow white, from holding it all back. This beast that’s cooped up deep inside, Is big, strong, scary, and black. It is relentless, it won’t let up up, until it finds a way out. So the fight grow… Read More ›

  • Words

    Words last forever, They are permanent indeed. When used correctly they seem to flourish, Like water falling onto a seed. But with light comes darkness, There’s always another side. Cause when you use them wrong, You will take a miserable… Read More ›