half birthday’s

I’d say when my daughter Jacqueline was 5 she figured out on the calendar when she was going to be 5 and a half.  The days were flying by that year and all she did was talk about her “half birthday”.  So I decided since this is turning into such a big deal I ought to do something about it.  But … More half birthday’s

the pain of a child

 Proverbs 22:6, “Teach your children to choose the right path, and when they are older, they will remain upon it.” (NCV) Jesus said, “Let the children come to me.  Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of God belongs to such as these.” (Mark 10:15, NCV) Tonight I’m real saddened by this… A friend that I work … More the pain of a child


Do we ever get to a place where we don’t have a next step?  I know – death would be one answer.  But death is a little on the drastic side.  There has to be some place between here and there that we can get to that doesn’t require a next step. Have you ever looked at life as one … More metamorphosis

Spilled Coffee

It’s amazing how a cup of coffee can change everything.  I’m sitting here running through my thoughts.  With some frustration trying to get them down.  All the while, Lori is making me a cup of coffee.  Here I am starting to get a little hungry too.  I fight off the hunger to finish my thoughts for the morning.  But … More Spilled Coffee

Forever Young

I had an experience last night that has not let go. The experience is as fresh now as it was then. It’s a very personal experience but something that impacted me deeply. It’s my desire that this will impact you the way it has me. Each Tuesday night I have the opportunity to spend time … More Forever Young

Night Terrors

I apologize to those of you who experienced “night terrors” due to my eyes following you around your living rooms as you tried to read my blog.  There is only one who actually told me that they experienced “night terrors”.  I will not mention his name or anything.  But I will say that he plays … More Night Terrors

How’s your grip?

Plans. Economy. Relationships. The car. God. Pets. Family. Weather. Job. Church. Investments. Circumstances. Finances. Government. Children. What do  all of these have in common? You might say, “Things that make me feel like pulling out my hair!”  That may be true.  But that is not the thought I’m having.  I’m thinking more along the lines … More How’s your grip?