Stories

Inspirational Fathers
Even under the best of circumstances, fatherhood is not easy. In fact, fatherhood is very difficult. No one should ever
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I Am My Father’s Daughter
I Am My Father’s Daughter My parents divorced in 1972. I was ten years old and my brother, Mike, was
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The Big Shot Pastor
When our kids were in grade school, we pastored a wonderful church on the Oregon Coast for several years. Coastal
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The last and best Christmas
The news struck me like a knife to my heart. My brothers words echoed in my head “Dad’s cancer’s back.”
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A Baby Girl Saved By Her Hero, Her Daddy.
This beautiful story began Thirteen years ago. A little baby girl, left abandoned, cold, and malnourished, whom we nicked named Binky. My
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He Really Gets Me
“I’m sure I won’t get the lead. Why even try out?” I posited. I was fifteen years old, contemplating auditioning
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Fathers are Servants
One of the best moments I had with my father was around the time I became a father myself.  He
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Like Father, Like Son
On Sunday, May 22, 2016, I lost one of the most important and influential people in my life, my father
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Walking Across Sea World
My father dislikes shopping of any kind. Gift shops are particularly pointless. We just paid how much to get in,
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Why My Dad is My First and Closest Mentor
“What do we do now?,” I asked. “Guess we will have to find another way,” said my dad, as he
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