Concert 2015 in the works!!!

It's time to ROCK again! Details are still being finalized at this point, but we will be putting on a concert based on the themes of "Among the Ashes", on Saturday, June 20th. Mark that on your calendar now!! You have read the book, come hear the stories! It will…

I like being a dad more…

Couple of days ago I went to the hospital to visit a colleague who has just given birth.  A nurse came into the room while we were happily chatting, smiled at me and said "Awww...is this the new grandpa?" Ouch. Last night I shared the story with the guys at…

Let your light shine!

Last week I was leaving a community centre after attending a meeting.  I checked my watch and was pleased that the meeting had finished 10 minutes ahead of schedule.  "Great!  Just enough time to swing by Starbucks before going back to the office." I thought to myself as I headed…

A Day In The Life…

8:42am.  A single mom is trying to rush out the door with her 2 year old son.   She works 2 jobs just to make ends meet and can barely afford childcare.  Last month she was given notice that she will be laid off from one of her part time…

For when I am weak, then I am strong

After speaking on the issue of depression and faith recently, someone came up to me afterwards and suggested that rather than having a mental illness, I was really suffering from demonic influences.  He further prescribed the following plan of action: Identify the sin in my life that is the root…

Giving away a piece of me

Tonight I performed at a fund-raiser for an upcoming Leadership Training camp in South Africa in 2015.  Even though our performance was only a small part of the evening, I felt honored and humbled to be a part of such inspirational efforts from our young people.  It's amazing to see the…

Among the Ashes, page 173…

Among the Ashes has 172 pages.  172 pages that I wrote. I am looking forward to what's in store starting from page 173... Part of my hope in writing Among the Ashes is to see how my story can encourage others in theirs.  I am looking forward to seeing how…