The Future of our Nation

It is clear to me that the future of our Nation lies in the hands of our children and their children.   We have an obligation to ensure they are prepared to pick up where we leave off.   I am very concerned about what I am seeing these days in our some of our...
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What is Truly Important!

Throughout my career in the US Army, I distributed a quote from W. Peter Blitchington.  It reads: “No one is indispensable or irreplaceable at work….anyone from the lowliest yard worker to the highest executive, could easily be replaced and few tears would be shed. ...
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Honoring Our Defenders

Sarah and I spent time last week with the Gary Sinise Foundation (GSF).  We are on Gary Sinise’s Advisory Board and Ambassadors for the Foundation.  Gary Sinise is an amazing humanitarian.  Folks know him as an accomplished actor.  We know him as a great human being...
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Gun Control

I am not sure what is going on in our Nation now with the random acts of violence.  I can’t imagine why someone would go into a school and slaughter innocent people.  I pray daily that these attacks will stop, but they continue at an ever increasing frequency.  ...
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Spending time with the elderly

I am currently in Ohio spending time with my Dad.  He is now 88 years old.  My Mom passed away in 2009 and he has been by himself ever since.  He lives in the home that I was born in, and refuses to leave.  We would love to have him come to Texas and live with us, and...
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