Featured Life Liturgy

For the Loss of Religion

For all who struggle with the loss of faith, or the deconstruction of their faith. For those who struggle to love and support those deconstructing– Our Father knows, cares, and is there with you.

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Three Valuable Lessons My Father Taught Me

I don't think any of us realize how important our fathers are, until we move away from home. I've lived on my own for about three years, but always had close access to my father, until I moved out of state last September. Calling the family up has become sort of a...

5 Things Good Mothers Aren’t

I grew up in a stable home, and I'm grateful for the way that my parents raised me. Mom always gave me enough space to become a man, enough rules to learn responsibility and enough grace to understand just how unconditional God's love is. She also raised me...

Thoughts on Prayer: Narcissism

Communication, communion between two forces and somehow, I am the bearer and recipient without being what it's all about. God talking to God through me- the Holy Spirit working through me, for Him, on my behalf. Prayer is not for me, but for God. It is simply I who...

5 Reasons Why Your Debate Isn’t Helpful

Danger is part of life. I walk out of my door in the morning and risk hundreds of disasters. I could step off the curb and a car could run over me. I could step off the bus and be assaulted by any number of people. I could crash my car into any number of obstacles....

3 Ways Christ Redeems Sinners from Porn

I moved from Chicago to Seattle in September. A new city, a new place that I wasn’t familiar with, a bunch of people I didn’t know and a brand-new church. It was a little scary, but lets just say that if you want to build genuine relationships with people, you should...

Create. Disciple. Design.

I’ve always viewed myself as a creator, long before that was ever my job description. Now, I’m hired by people to create brands that birth new companies, and concepts that birth new businesses. When I came up with the name of this blog, “creation” was something that happened when I wrote, but I think the goal here has always been to use creativity to influence, influence to connect, and connection to build new communities. Join me, you’re welcome here!

I’m an entrepreneur, creative director and business owner at Typeset Design and Block & Gray. I’m married to my amazing wife, Hannah, and I’m also a dad to two beautiful kids, Evelyn and Lewis. I love Jesus, my kiddo, creativity, words, and people!