Three Ways to Communicate Better blog photo

Three Ways to Communicate Better

I was raised in a household with 7 other kids and when it came time to eat dinner, the table could get pretty loud. I am the youngest, so I don’t really remember this, but at some point, my dad made the rule that there was no talking at the […]

Three Ways to Make your Wife Feel Special blog photo

Three Ways to Make Your Wife Feel Special

Technology is great. Phones now have so many features that we use them for almost everything. For instance, do you have a separate alarm clock to wake you up? Is the newspaper delivered to your house? When was the last time you pulled out an actual flashlight to look for […]

Shepherd the Flock blog photo

Shepherd The Flock

As men we have a great responsibility entrusted to us when we decide to become a husband and father. Our days of doing whatever we want, whenever we want are over and if you’re doing it right being selfish with your time is a thing of the past. You still […]

Light at the End of the Tunnel blog photo

Light At The End Of The Tunnel

Two years ago, we took a family vacation to Kanab, UT. We did a lot of hiking, went to national parks, and slid down pink sand dunes. We didn’t watch TV or go on our devices for a week. It was an amazing time to unplug and enjoy each other […]

Strength in Numbers blog photo

Strength In Numbers

When a team participates in a game the outcome does not hinge on the efforts of one man alone. Sure, there are times when an individual shines and carries his teammates on his back with a spectacular performance. However, one player will not defeat an entire team. It takes a […]

Billy Horton blog "Answer with a question"

Answer Them With A Question

I was driving my kids to school yesterday and as we entered the parking lot a high school student was backing their jeep into a parking spot. The school they go to is Pre-K through 12th grade so there is a large discrepancy in ages. My oldest son Connor asked me, […]

Billy Horton Blog "His Plans Are BIGGER"

His Plans Are BIGGER

Growing up I knew what I wanted to be, and I had it all planned out. I would make my big league debut at 20, retire at 40, and then buy a huge piece of property out in the country for me and all my siblings. I was going to […]

Billy Horton Blog "Are You Trigger Happy?"

Are You Trigger Happy?

The more you spend time with someone the more you learn about them. Getting to know what they like, don’t like and what triggers a response from them is important when building a relationship. As husbands we tend to figure a lot of this out during our first year of […]

Billy Horton Blog "Fix Your Focus"

Fix Your Focus

I love reading the bible. It is full of so much wisdom and life application. I feel like there are so many mistakes I made as an adult that I could have avoided if I had a stronger understanding of God’s word when I was younger. Unfortunately, I can’t jump […]

Billy Horton blog "Navigating the Storm"

Navigating the Storm

Growing up in Michigan I have been on my share of lakes. The state is essentially a peninsula and surrounded by water. I grew up on Lake Ogemaw in West Branch and even though we didn’t own a boat, most of our neighbors had one. There were times we would […]