Category Archives: Personal thoughts

She’s Married! A Daddy’s Speech

Friday Night at the reception for our daughter’s wedding, I had the opportunity to do something every father should have the privilege of experiencing. I got to stand at the front of a ballroom and tell the story of my … Continue reading

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She’s engaged! A Daddy’s Perspective

He said Will you? She said Yes!! Now they have a hashtag. #PracticallyPennington Some of you reading this post have already experienced giving away your daughter so you know exactly what I’m feeling right now. Others are parents or parents-to-be … Continue reading

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Adventures

Just over 20 years ago I received one of the three greatest gifts of my life – the other two being salvation and my sweet wife. For those of you who are fathers, especially fathers of a beautiful little girl, … Continue reading

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Prophecy Fulfilled

This is a follow-up to the post on My Story. For context, it’s worth a few minutes to read the original post. For those who are interested in more information, I have outlined specific Old Testament prophecies and their New … Continue reading

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My Story

I’ve been blogging for a while and from time to time I hear from folks who want to know more about my background. So, for those who are drawn to the personal side of blogging, here’s my story. If you’ll … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

It was a Friday night like most others. I was a student at Texas A&M University and my brain was ready for a little weekend rest. I was meeting some friends for a pizza…and there she was. I know that … Continue reading

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When does a house become a home?

Last weekend I did something I haven’t done in 20 years — I changed my address.  Earlier this week as my wife and I were closing the sale of our old residence, I commented about the odd feeling I had … Continue reading

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