I read for the fun of it, and for my work. Lately I read two books — one is by an acquaintance I have known for years – Sunder Krishnan (The Conquest of Inner Space: Learning the Language of Prayer). The second was a recommendation that has grown on me — David Eckman (Becoming who […]
When I started this blog a few years ago I was certain. I didn’t know if I would be disciplined enough. Or have enough to say. Or whether I would just have enough at some point. But, here we are. And more to come!!
18 kids showed up. There was a waterslide. A hot tub. And a small pool. Splashes, chlorine and fun. Along with a birthday party atmosphere. All in all, a good time had by all.
I had forgotten. This afternoon I worked on two upcoming meetings. Both the agenda and the accompanying documents. Part of this required putting together some binders of meeting minutes. Another part was looking over previous actions and deciding what needs to be followed up. In past years this was a pure pleasure to me. Nowadays […]
I’ve thought on this for the last few weeks. I like the idea that coincidence is just God anonymously fulfilling his plan. Seems to work as a working definition. I am becoming more and more convinced that nothing happens without God in it. Today I saw someone I had planned on contacting but wasn’t sure […]
I’ve listened over the years to Paul Harvey’s news and “the rest of the story”. I listened a few weeks ago and got a different voice. Figured it was just an off day. Today I came across the news story that Paul died over the weekend. But, you can still run across his voice broadcasting […]
I decided that there was a need to do a bit of exercise today. I headed out the door to pick up mail at the post office (small town mail delivery is “self-delivery”). On the way, I passed the work of an acquaintance of ours. I haven’t seen her for some time, so I dropped […]