Scripture Monday – Psalm 19:14

May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart┬ábe pleasing in your sight,┬áLord, my Rock and my Redeemer (Psalm 19:14, NIV). These words are very familiar to me. I remember hearing them before every Sunday sermon that my Dad preached. I do not remember wondering about their origin while I was growing […]

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Looking Forward to the Dad Life

My wife, Nicole, and I are expecting our first child in January. I am looking forward to the Dad Life, however I am not sure I’m looking forward to exactly what is depicted in this hilarious video.


Speedlinking – August 19, 2009

Children, Children Everywhere – From my Dad’s trip to Africa The Report of Section 23 – From my Dad’s trip to Africa Preaching at Streamview – From my Dad’s trip to Africa Soon I Will Be a Dad. I Am Learning New Things All the Time – Excellent tip! Church Online: Strengths – Reflections from […]

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I am proud of… my dad.

As I am starting off the new year, I wanted to take some time to share how proud I am of close family members. I have shared life with each one in a special way and each has taught me how to live. I am going to start with my dad. My dad, Mark Conard, […]


Father’s Day 2008

Happy Father’s Day to my dad Mark Conard! When we are together, I am often told that we look similar and I always thank people for the compliment. He has taught me a lot about what it means to be a man, a pastor, leader, how to love, care and truly welcome everyone. From when […]