Can anyone tell me why it’s so hard to pray, but easy to swear? Why clubs are growing and churches are shrinking? Why it’s so hard to repost a christian status, but easy to post some gossip? why we get worried when our phone gets taken away, but not our bible? Why we can worship … More Maybe We Did Make a Difference
Today marked the end of the 2011 Upward basketball season. My team fought hard and played a great game. My daughter, Elise, scored her first basket of the season today, so that made me happy. Unfortunately, we came up a little short and lost 30-28. We finished our season at 2-6, but all the girls … More Upward Basketball 2011
I can’t believe another season of Upward basketball is over. Wow, that was fast! It seems like we just got started and now here we are at the end of it. We played the final game this past Saturday, and the season was capped off tonight with the annual Celebration Night. I face the end … More Another Upward Season
This year is my second coaching Upward basketball. (If you’re not familiar with Upward check out their website for more information). I originally made the decision to coach because my oldest daughter was playing and wanted me to. My reasons for coaching have changed a bit over the past two years. Sure I still do … More What Kids Learn From Upward Basketball
For the second consecutive year I am the assistant coach for Rachel’s Upward basketball team. Yesterday we played our third, and best, game of the season. The team played a great game, and I was very proud of them. As a coach you always want everyone on the team to try their best, play their … More Proud Father & Coach
Our Upward basketball team (the Sky) played their last game of the season today. What a game it was! The girls played better than I have seen them play all season as they impressively won 25-13. They took the lead early in the game and never looked back. Everyone on the team played with an … More A Great End To A Great Season!
Today marked the beginning of our Upward Basketball season. I am the assistant coach for Rachel’s team (the Sky) this year. The girls got off to a great start. Coach Jim (our head coach) and I were very pleased with the girls’ performance. They were very aggressive on defense and exhibited good ball control on … More Upward Basketball