Monthly Archives: March 2017

God…Beyond and Within

A view from the bridge…or the mountain-top…or the shadowed valley floor. How God functions. Believe…and for a while, measured in decades, this has impacted and fueled my ministry…how we see God is the manner in which we live life. Yep, … Continue reading

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Coping With The Hurt

Today, Wednesday, March 29, 2017, the morning brought news that each of us never requests. Our nephew Brian has learned his inoperable brain cancer is causing more difficulties. My dear clergy friend, Joanne Carlson Brown, shared last night that her … Continue reading

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Life Is More Important Than Singing Reels

Didn’t think you’d see this…”there are more events in life that are more important than fishing.” Was said this morning by this guy; his name is Mark Henry Miller. Maybe you know him. Oh, fishing is on his calendar, to … Continue reading

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Mediocrity Is Not A Moral Principle

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD my whole life long. (Psalm 23.6) Take a moment…please…and read…of if a voice of remembrance in hour … Continue reading

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The Heart And Soul Don’t Stay Poisoned

Twenty-four years ago a friend crashed, his life obliterated beyond recognition. In whatever way, when darkness shatters the light—ever been there—more than once—life is so bad that death is not worse. That was 1993. Now. Well, I share. My friend … Continue reading

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Imagine

Life has too many boundaries. Outside the box is verbal but seldom if ever reality. No less, these words may chafe in the best of reactions. Can be read as unchurching churches and religions and heaven and hell. I don’t … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Neighbors

FRIENDS, FAMILY AND COLLEAGUES: THIS IS A SECOND BLOG FOR TODAY, WEDNESDAY. AN INCIDENT JUST HAPPENED THAT I WROTE ABOUT. HAS BEEN SENT TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD INTERNET SITE. THOUGHT YOU MIGHT BE OKAY WITH A SECOND BLOG. GRACE AND PEACE, … Continue reading

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