It only takes One

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How many of you like to bet or gamble?  It doesn’t have to be in a casino, or for money, but we all make gambles of sorts in our lives.  …

Art Doesn’t Imitate Life, It Reflects It

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I used to hate art. I laughed at the thought of anyone paying money to see some painted scribbles on a page.  I scoffed at the idea of going to …

The Perfect Sunrise

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Early this morning I was leaving the pool after a great workout and had a text from my sister, who had just finished a workout herself.  She sent me the …

Need for Speed

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It’s often said that great leaders don’t lead from the front; rather, that they sometimes get behind and push from the back. That’s a great idea in theory, but have …

Alchemy of Life

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Every few months or so I reread one of my favorite books of all time, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. Alchemy is an ancient practice of turning basic metals like …

Fun with Faith Based Priorities

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We all like to have fun, and that’s a good thing. However, I’ve noticed, a lot of people are afraid to make “the jump” into total Christianity and giving their …

How to Change the World

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When we’re growing up, most of have visions of changing the world, of being that super hero.  As we grow older, we’re faced with real world problems, stresses, and other …

Pray Moore (Oklahoma Tribute)

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I got really emotional this morning for a number of reasons.  One of my Best Friends, John Martin, who is an Oklahoma Native, released a new song called “Pray Moore” …

The Ultimate Goal

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“You have to go to God with Positive Expectations and know there is no limit to what He can Accomplish.” – Brittney Hemberger Happy New Year. Here we are a …

Life Lessons learned from the Marathon

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After a year filled with Triathlons and running events, I decided to end the 2012 race season this past Sunday with a Full Marathon. If you’ve ever ran a full …

See My Heart Not My Past (The Rehab Time Story)

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You’ve seen it everywhere, proudly displayed on t-shirts of Pro-bowl athletes, real world celebrities, all the way to Orphans in Africa; from wristbands to a sure soon to be best-selling …

When will a Dark Knight Rise

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Growing Up, (and still to do this day,) we all had our favorite Super Hero.  We loved that our Super Hero’s had secret identities, fought to protect us against the …