Worldview

Time Well Spent

This may come as a shock to you but I love my time in the shop. I love working to the tune of box fans and the Skyrim soundtrack. I love seeing the sweat drip off my nose onto a hot piece of steel and hearing the salty water boil and pop. I can very […]

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A Divided Life

Most Christians live inconsistent lives because their lives are divided. It’s called the Sacred/Secular split. It has affected every one of us. It means that we have divided our world into two camps, the Secular camp and the Sacred camp. In the Secular camp, we have things like work, sports, movies, trips, hobbies, art, laughing […]

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Hand Crafting Children

Forge Welding Hurts Most every blacksmith at one point or another has burned hair off his body. On my right hand, the hair on my knuckles is burned off. It usually happens when I forge weld. For those who don’t know, when you want to join two pieces of metal together you forge weld them. […]

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About Zac Stephens

Hello humans! My name is Zac Stephens. A few years ago I started a small company called Cottonport Tool and Design. I am currently based out of Keller, Texas. Cottonport was the original name of the Louisiana city of West Monroe, where I was born and raised. I’ve been known as a “jack of all […]

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