In 2005, I packed a bag and moved to the other side of the world for what was supposed to be 2 years.
After 10 1/2 months, I was kicked out of the country, along with the rest of my team.
7 years after the fact, there is a new documentary that explains why:
At lunch today, I stumbled across this article by Kevin Deyoung about parenting. He hits the nail right on the head: I was listening to this bit about children from Brian Regan and around the 1:35 mark he tells the story about his son flinging around half-eaten spaghetti from his mouth and watching the sauce splatter across… Continue reading Lighten Up, Dad
I’ve been on a country music kick lately, and I found a new song that I like a lot. Every so often, Steph will ask me questions like, “What do you think you would be doing right now if you had never met me?” The married men reading this will understand that it’s a totally… Continue reading “Looking For A Woman Like You”
You probably noticed that we didn’t spent as much time posting to “TheRieslands” in 2011. There are lots of reasons for that – most notably the ones who run around our house in Disney movie-themed pajamas every night. We also spent a good amount of time working on Stephanie’s photography business. But the new year… Continue reading Dancing In The Minefields
Dr. Russ Moore of Southern Seminary came to visit our church this week. He gave what was probably one of the top-five best sermons I’ve ever heard. Carve out an hour and check this out: