My Michael Jordan Story

My Michael Jordan Story

My Michael Jordan story does happen in Chicago. But if I’m being completely honest, I’ve never met Michael Jordan. I live in a small city called Staunton, VA. The best player ever from our high school, Kevin Madden, played at UNC right after MJ. So a...
A (Maybe) Helpful Prayer Template

A (Maybe) Helpful Prayer Template

I struggle with shame. No matter what I do, I always think I could have done it better somehow. I’m constantly having to preach the gospel to myself to remind myself that Christ dealt with our shame on the cross. (If you struggle with shame, check out a link to...
An Idea for Family Devotionals

An Idea for Family Devotionals

I hope this is helpful. But it may not be for everyone. There’s certainly no scripture that says, “try it the way the Lassiters do it.” And I’m not even sure it’s the best way. But it is a way. And hopefully it helps someone. Quick...
My Favorite Notorious B.I.G. Story

My Favorite Notorious B.I.G. Story

March 9th is a somber day for hip-hop fans worldwide. It’s a time when the hip-hop world mourns the death of Christopher Wallace – the Notorious B.I.G. – the “King of New York.” His perfect emceeing voice, clever wordplay and flawless...
Full Circle

Full Circle

Y’all want to hear a funny story? If y’all remember my Allen Iverson story, a lot of the characters will remain the same. It’s the summer of 1993. We are at an AAU tournament in Richmond. My 17-and-under AAU team, the Augusta Heat, is an unknown...