Projects & Observations

Creating a Killer Task Management Workflow

To help improve communications from our two-person communication team to the much larger church staff, we’ve recently implemented a new job workflow. While I know[…]

Latest News

I’ve put together the video below to announce the newest step in our life and ministry.  Tip: make sure to watch the entire video.

A Useful Tool for Designers

Any time I’m working on a design project – whether it’s a website, a postcard, or creating a logo, finding the right fonts is an[…]

Loyalty & Kindness

Never let loyalty and kindness leave you! Tie them around your neck as a reminder. Write them deep within your heart. My mother-in-law wears a[…]

Five Facebook Tips for Your Church or Organization

We’ve seen our church’s engagement on Facebook go from 200 to nearly 3,000 individuals over the past two years.  Here are a few tips that I’ve[…]

Blog Design Update for Pastor Chris

Late last week we rolled out a brand new look to the website and blog of Dr. Chris Stephens, my Senior Pastor.  I felt that[…]

Greatest To-Do App

I’m pretty much a productivity junkie, but until recently, I’ve never come across a to-do app that was helpful, simple, and awesome enough to have[…]

Another Reason I Love My Job

One of my favorite things about my job is getting to watch graphics come together for upcoming sermon series.  As we finalize designs and begin[…]

How We’re Using our Blog at Faith Promise

-every ministry can have a voice. -content is directed to those who want that kind of information. -by using an HTML mail template, content goes[…]

Cork Board Wall Project

Since my kids are really into drawing, and because we still had a wall undecorated in our bonus room, I decided it would be fun[…]

My Buddy Just Launched His New Real Estate Website

If you’ve read my blog for very long, you may remember me mentioning my friend Brad Roberts.  Brad has volunteered a ton of time at[…]

Kyle the Scorpion King

In case you wondered what I was doing in E. Asia last week: Special thanks to Heather Burson for the video and the title.

DIY Toy Treehouse Project

For a few weeks, my daughter and I have talked about making a tree house for some of her toys.  This weekend we decided to[…]

iPhone in Space

This video is amazing.  The technology we have at our fingertips is astounding to me.

Carving Pumpkins

Every year I forget just how much I enjoy carving pumpkins.  The kids make it even more fun. Isn’t he a handsome fellow?

Riding Bikes

There are some days when parenting is difficult.  There are times when it’s exhausting, grueling work.  But there are other days, like today, when being[…]

Under the Hood of the Faith Promise Internet Campus

From time to time I get emails and phone calls regarding our Internet Campus setup at Faith Promise Church, so I decided to put together[…]

More Fun with Illustration

To follow up on my previous post on illustrating, here’s a video that nearly made me pee my pants with laughter. HT: ChrisWHill

Learning Cartoon Illustration

One of my goals for this year was to start learning cartoon illustration, and this weekend I decided to take the first step towards that[…]

Do You Love or Hate Running?

This morning I decided to start off my day with a quick run around the pond. It was a cool and misty morning – perfect[…]

A Tribute to My Hair

As I’ve mentioned recently, I struggle with insecurity and trying to measure my worth by my abilities, characteristics, and performance. When I was in elementary[…]

Origami Party with the Kids

When I hang out with my kids, we like to try to find new things to do.  This morning, we decided to do a little[…]

Everyone Feels Self-Important

I doubt many would be surprised to hear that I have a special place in my heart for technology. I love the way our church[…]

Being a Dad

Here’s a video of my nearly five-year-old daughter and two-year-old son practicing driving nails into a block of wood with their little hammers.  I love[…]

Two Years Ago

Two years ago, Keri, the kids, and I flew to Knoxville, hung out with our friends, Josh and Kim Whitehead, visited Faith Promise Church, met[…]

Major Updates to the Faith Promise Website

(This is a repost from my guest post over on the Faith Promise Blog earlier this morning.) Over the past few months, we’ve made plans[…]

Kid Party (Day One)

Keri left me with the kids for a few days while she travels with her mom and sister to a cousin’s wedding.  The house isn’t[…]

The Sickness Inside of Me

I haven’t finished the last five books I’ve started, but now I’m on to the next. But this one is different.  This one was written[…]

Words of Wisdom from the Great Bird in the Sky

Here are a few of my favorite Twitter quotes from the past few months: TerryStorch: The greatest danger for most of us is not that[…]