Faith

The story of the first time I spoke to Michael Jordan

March 15, 2017
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The first time I spoke with the G.O.A.T. was just over 20 years ago.  I had seen Michael Jordan before on a basketball court and a baseball field, but never had been in a position to talk with him.  It was in the last moments of evening, at a back entrance to the now closed […]

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Me and Corey Maggette (One Man’s Kindness Changes the Game)

January 29, 2013
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On January 16th, Corey Maggette of the NBA’s Detroit Pistons found me on Instagram and it changed everything. Just 11 days later, after some messaging back and forth between myself and Corey, I was at the Orlando Magic vs. Detroit Pistons game on Sunday to meet him, thank him for his kindness and to hand […]

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The NBA’s Corey Maggette shares my journey to play Michael Jordan with over 1 Million people!

January 17, 2013
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Last night I asked for support in my quest to play Michael Jordan 1-on-1. Then something amazing happened!

God gives us a dream and then in moments like last night, with me, He says DREAM BIGGER!

He says BELIEVE FOR GREATER THINGS!

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Two Things That You Control Today, That Will Change Your Tomorrow (A Shooting Story)

September 23, 2012
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Before I shook hands with Michael Jordan and told him about mevsMJ.com, I saw it happen! I’ve seen the 1-on-1 game with MJ! I’ve seen myself speaking to thousands, encouraging young and old what I believe, that Anything Is Possible with Faith & Hard Work! I’ve seen lives changed!

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Me and Michael Jordan! (Telling MJ about mevsMJ.com)

July 18, 2012
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After 23 months of effort, thousands upon thousands of words, through training at all hours, the injuries, rejection, doubt and pessimism, through life changing experiences, to the testing of everything I believe in, on July 11th, 2012, the dreamer won!

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IT’S OFFICIAL: I’m Having Lunch with Mark Cuban!

January 12, 2012
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IT’S OFFICIAL!

On March 1st, at 11am in Dallas, Texas, I will sit down and have lunch with Mark Cuban, owner of the NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks!

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Being SICK is Great! (and a new name for the “common cold”)

October 19, 2010
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Definition of Sick:  Affected with disease or ill health. Being sick is about as close to great as one baseline on a basketball court is to the other. For those who don’t know their way around the game of hoops, when it comes to a basketball court the baselines are the extremes of each end. […]

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