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Real Manhood

When you think of what defines a man, what comes to mind? What does he look like? How does he act? How does he treat those around him? Does he lead by fear or by grace? The society we live in tells us one thing, but I believe that God, […]

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Content or Complacent?

Growing up I had a dream to play in the big leagues. By the time I was ten years old I had my entire life mapped out. I was going to make it to the show by 20, play until I was 40, and then buy a huge piece of […]

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Tithing Your Day to God

The first thing that comes to my mind when I hear the word tithe is money. Pastors talk about it often from the pulpit. The definition means a “tenth part”. When it comes down to your finances it states in the bible, we are instructed to give 10% of them […]

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Embrace it Because You Can’t Erase it

Every January for the past six years I have attended a weekend men’s retreat put on by Unlimited Potential, Inc. This year it was held in Cave Creek, AZ, but in the past we always met up in Prescott, AZ at a campground. The unique thing about the campground is […]

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A Belt Without Notches

Over the past 25 years a lot of things have happened in my life. Some great (becoming a husband and father) and some not so great (attending the funerals of my dad and two brothers). I have owned a business, dabbled in real estate, been worth millions (on paper) and […]

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Leaving Your Mark

Last summer I went through a very difficult time physically. I was diagnosed with pneumonia in mid-May, but after 2 weeks I found out it was Valley Fever. For the next 8 weeks I struggled with fluid in my lungs and swelling in my joints. It was one of the […]

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Being a Peacemaker

If you were to ask me what I really want in life, I would say this. My family to be healthy, enough income to provide for them, margin in life so I have a healthy life/work balance and peace in my home. I do not like drama. As a matter […]

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Who Are You Working For?

I have been coaching for over 25 years. My first taste was in 1993 when I was a summer baseball camp counselor for Doyle Baseball. Back then I was still a college player who was focused on his own playing career. However, by being a camp counselor I was able […]

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Are You Producing Good Fruit?

Last night my two sons and I got into a fight over a basketball game we were playing in the front yard. It was them versus me and first team to 50 wins. They were up the whole game, but then Dad started to close the gap and soon it […]