Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Thanks to...

Sitting at a high-school graduation, and just got surprised when the speaker sent all the grads out into the audience with a white rose to find their family and thank them for their support over the years. I've never seen that done in all the ceremonies I've been to.
It reminded me again how much I owe to so many people in my life. Some who loved and supported me when I was discouraged,  and some who kicked my butt when I needed it. Some who taught me in a classroom, and others who taught profound lessons in the school of life. Some by words, many more by ezample.
Here's to all of you, whether you ever see these words or not. I never said thenk-you enough, and this isn't enough either, but it's a start.
How about you?  Who do you want to thank?

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

The Gift of the Holy Spirit

I think God enjoys drama, good drama, in the healthy sense of raising everyone's expectations
for what he says is a truly spectacular event. He had Noah build

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

The Giver of Everything Good

Last time I wrote about God as a great giver of all good things. Let's continue. Just to begin the list, he has given us

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Hurry and Cut the Grass Before the Snowstorm

I had to laugh - I've been wanting to cut the grass (it's called "mow the lawn" in some parts of the world) for about a week now