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We had an incredible youth hunt weekend! Ezra nailed his first deer on Saturday evening and Alaina took down her first buck on Sunday morning! Awesome experience with the kids! Extremely proud of Ezra! He […]
We are ready for another season of football! Ezra genuinely loves suiting up and playing. He enjoys cheering on the Northwestern High School varsity team, the Purdue Boilermakers, and the Cincinnati Bengals. Ezra is excited […]
I picked up a three year old Australian Shepherd a few months ago as a companion to our other dog. She recently had a beautiful litter of puppies!
We had a couple incredible days away with extended family at Sweetwater Lake in southern Indiana! Very relaxing and super fun! The kids did great tubing and I’m super proud of Lydia for getting up […]
Extremely proud of Alaina! Northwestern Elementary School had their Recognition Night for The Class of 2029. Alaina has worked very hard this year being involved in soccer, basketball, student council, NES Entertainers, Circle the State […]
We had an incredible weekend away to Hocking Hills State Park in Ohio to celebrate Ezra’s birthday! We really enjoyed Old Man’s Cave! Heather showed the kids and I around Athens and the beautiful campus […]
Alaina and Lydia participated and performed in their school play, The Lion King! Alaina was Nala and Lydia was a lovely lioness. They did an OUTSTANDING job! So proud of them.
Team Dubbels had a fun season of basketball. All three kids participated and improved in their skills. Alaina played well improving her ball handling and defense. She is still striving to be a better shooter. […]
Our family had an incredible Christmas break vacation to Florida! This year, we changed things up and spent more time at Cocoa Beach! We enjoyed the beach, the Kennedy Space Center, a rocket launch, fishing […]
Our family enjoyed an incredible getaway to Downtown Chicago to celebrate Alaina’s birthday! Can’t believe she turned 12! We experienced The Riverwalk, Millennium Park, Willis Tower Skydeck, and Broadway’s the Lion King! Amazing time together!
From July to the end of October 2022, I enjoyed leading two Real-Life Discipleship Cohorts with over 25 participants, attending the National Discipleship Conference in Nashville, and participating in the Northview Men’s Discipleship Walk! The […]
Alaina had a great opportunity to participate with Northwestern Elementary’s Entertainers Choir singing the National Anthem at the Indianapolis Indians game!
A bad day of fishing is still better than a good day at work! However, Ezra and I had an amazing day of fishing on the Wildcat Creek. Ezra caught a huge bass!
I have had the incredible opportunity to spend the last 10 days visiting northern Uganda with a small team from Northview Church assisting Bright Hope International! It was incredibly challenging, transforming, and breathtaking as we […]
It was a wonderful day at the Indiana Assemblies of God District Council at the Caring Place in Indianapolis! My parents were honored for 50 years of ordained ministry. “Honor of Recognition. Conferred upon Ronald […]
Our family was able to spend a few days away in St. Louis, Missouri for Spring Break. We loved visiting the Magic House (St. Louis Children’s Museum)! We thoroughly enjoyed the India Exhibit and the […]
The kids had so much fun playing basketball this year! Both Heather and I were assistant coaches and Ezra’s team won the championship! Ezra’s Team Lydia’s Team Alaina’s Team
Alaina expressed interest in singing in the school choir this year. She flourished and thrived in choir this year. She was able to participate in Northwestern Elementary’s Entertainers, the State Honor Choir, and the Circle […]
I love my sweet family! It was great to get updated family pictures on the farm. The family and the horses did so well with the photographer.
We were super excited to have Dolly delivered to the farm! Dolly is a gorgeous American Paint Horse. She joins Zeke and Bullseye. Zeke is a Tennessee Walking Horse and Bullseye is a Mini-Horse. Dolly […]
Affordable Living Property Management spotlighted in the Indiana Housing & Community Development Authorities Quarterly Magazine.
Disappointment to Destiny It’s March Madness in Indiana. Basketball is huge here in the Boilermaker State! High school basketball teams are in the midst of tournament time. Our college teams are hoping for a good […]
Four years ago, in January of 2015, my father-in-law passed away. Each year, my wife and I connect with Heather’s mom, siblings and spouses for a special dinner to remember Jim’s life. This particular season, […]