Making Lists of What You Won’t and Will Miss

Lists. Somedays they litter my house, car, and purse like crumpled peanut bags at the Ballpark. I love making lists. A list gets stuff out of my head and into the world where I can quit ‘feeling’ it floating between my synapses, and worrying my neurons about the hows and whens of Getting Things Done. […]

Plan Your Work & Work Your Plan

Post title is a quote from legendary Green Bay Packers’ coach, Vince Lombardi. Tomorrow, you promise yourself, things will be different, yet, tomorrow is too often a repetition of today. And you disappoint yourself again and again. James T. McKay Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. Albert Einstein […]

Because Making A Difference Makes A Difference To That One

Ever heard the phrase, a sea of humanity? Thinking of it brings to mind the promise of Jesus to Peter and Andrew. Follow Me and I’ll make you fishers of men. This week it seems as if the world is headed into a dangerous conflict in the Middle East. As Christians we know that’s inevitable. […]

Thanks For The Memories, How WWII Shaped A Generation Of Dads

Today we’re remembering our fathers and though mine is gone, I can never forget his love, influence, or smile. If you knew him, you’d know what I mean about the smile. It’s the small things I cherish. And the memories of him that remind me of how wonderful he was to me, to us all. […]

Missing Kate, A Story of Blogosphere Friendship

I didn’t know, not until today, that I felt so close to someone I’d never even met. I didn’t know it until I saw the actual words declaring that her blog had been DELETED. Gone. Poof! Mine was a physical response, like someone hitting me hard in the stomach and knocking all the breath from […]

Your Weaknesses Shine The Light On God’s Power

You may be thinking about it all wrong when you contemplate your weaknesses. Have you ever noticed that many things in God’s economy are polar opposites of how things are in the world we live in? The wisdom of this world says you have to love yourself in order to love others. That’s bogus. We […]