Monthly Archives: December 2016

Trustworthiness? Where Have You Gone?

Some verities can never be changed no matter one’s insistence. As I think of this year as history and the new year as hope and promise [far more than despair and threat] it is a deep truth—in any relationship, including … Continue reading

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Bill Monroe Writes of a Poignant Reality–Life and Death and Value

Over the years…okay, decades…I’ve been blessed in friendship with many sportswriters, whether or not I’d get a victory pitching, or even complete the game. In high school days it was Ferd Borsch, in early ministry it was Sam Smith, in … Continue reading

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Make The Good Irresistable–An Epiphany Reflection

Some habits are not broken; nor should they ever be. I drove around the neighborhood last night and noticed how many Christmas decorations, especially all the lights, were no longer. Imagine now that Christmas is over, time to put away … Continue reading

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The Eve Day of Christmas Eve Day

It is the day before the day before. It is the eve day of Christmas Eve. A time that is special, no matter the incidents that more than impact…they barrage us. I remember…memories have many shades…I remember one night, the … Continue reading

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Friday morning…about life and death, colorful jackets and Sager Strong

Ah, the realities of life today. I am saddened…very deeply…that Craig Sager died after a two-year leukemia battle. He was part of the pulse of sports casting…even more, of sports. I didn’t know that Sager, 22 at the time, was … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Question

The ultimate question is not self-definition. The ultimate question is not what will happen to our country the next 4 or 8 years? The ultimate question is not what I am good at…and never ask what am I weak at…rather, … Continue reading

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Called To Be Helpers Along The Way

I admit I’m in a funk. Have found myself swirling in a strange place. The vibes, well beyond breathing, are unsettling. I know I’m not a stranger in this. And yet, what does it all mean in my very own … Continue reading

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