The Invisible Value of Maintenance Mode

Nathan Smith Christian Maturity, Faith, Life Skills

Maintenance.  Maintenance Mode.  Maintenance Man.  Maintaining the ‘status quo’.  There is simply zero inspiration exuding from the idea of maintaining. No one wants to simply maintain their current income; they want a raise.  No one wants to wake up Christmas morning and hear ‘this year we get the joy of just keeping everything we already have!  Nothing new for you …

The Night I Wondered At Stevie

Nathan Smith Family, Personal Stories, Thought Provoking

I had a ‘bucket list’ moment with my lovely wife recently. We went to see Stevie Wonder in concert. As a lifelong musician, myself, getting to see someone like Stevie Wonder perform in person is a very special event. Perhaps you don’t realize the unbelievable talent he is and has been since childhood. His musical ability is literally off the …


My Halloween Testimony

Nathan Smith Family, Personal Stories

Years ago, I wrote down a testimony to email to my friends. I recently came across it again as I was preparing to launch my new blog.  I’m sharing it again today to remind you that the Lord is near, even in our times of deepest desperation and fear.  He knows our hurt, pain and struggle.  Take heart, He has …