Prayer, hands folded on open Bible

Prayers for the President

It seems like there have been a lot of calls for prayers for the President since the Trump administration took office in 2017. More than I have heard during any previous administration. Certainly more than I heard during the entire length of the Obama administration. Maybe there is a perception that the current occupant of … Continue reading Prayers for the President

Lincoln Presbyterian Church

3 Steps Toward Using Your Talents for Ministry

If this sounds a little familiar it is because I wrote and posted this same post last year. Something reminded me about using talents in ministry last week. I honestly don't remember what, but I did remember that I wanted to update and re-post. We all have so much we can give to God. There … Continue reading 3 Steps Toward Using Your Talents for Ministry

Waiting to fight

Maybe we should all learn how to box

A few weeks ago I was back at the California Street Boxing Club in Stockton. Supported by parents, this club does an amazing job of helping many of the youth in Stockton to learn confidence and life skills through the discipline of boxing. Kids of all ages participate in the program. By learning how to … Continue reading Maybe we should all learn how to box

Sparing

Discipline and confidence in boxing photography

Boxing. I've never really been a fan, and I still wouldn't classify myself as one, but I did enjoy the opportunity to photograph some sparing at the California Street Boxing Club in Stockton. [Tweet "It isn’t that these kids want to learn how to fight. They want discipline and confidence."] It isn't that these kids … Continue reading Discipline and confidence in boxing photography