Fatherhood

Happy Birthday My Son

The Lord is near to the broken hearted and saves the crushed in spirit.  Psalms 34:18   364 days, that’s how many days it’s already been since we knew you had already gone to heaven and we wouldn’t get to bring you home. Tomorrow you would have been 1 years old. Your mom and I…

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It’s been a minute

Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to others. Proverbs 12:15 Dear Colton, First, I want to tell you I love you and that today has been a whirlwind of emotions that I have not felt in a long time. I wanted to take time to finally write you since I…

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My First Day Back Since You Went Home

For the glory of your name, O Lord, preserve my life. Because of your faithfulness, bring me out of this distress. Psalm 143:11   Dear Colton, Today was my first day back at work since you went home to our heavenly father. I am reminded of you throughout my day because this office is where…

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Is This Really Happening? – Part 2

After the first night in the hospital and going to bed with some type of peace, waking up did not feel the same. I tossed and turned on the pull-out couch that I used as my bed beside Marie. The weather was gloomy and overcast, not exactly how I wanted to start off the morning…

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Is This Really Happening? – Part 1

When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry. – William Shakespeare That night, I cried. I cried over him, Colton, my son. I didn’t give anything to him to make him laugh because his face was so beautiful and still, just like the final touch…

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Memorial Service for Colton

We will be holding a memorial service for Colton this upcoming Friday whoever would like to attend, all are welcome. Where: Bridgepoint Bible Church,  13277 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77079 Google Map Link When: Friday, May 5th, 2017 Time: 10 am – 12 pm 1 hour for the service and then a reception will follow with light snacks…

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