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Running on Empty

I’m scheduled for surgery in eleven days. While on the one hand I look forward to it, on the other hand, I am anxious because surgery is extremely serious. 569 more words


one of my go-to books and passages to help me when I feel either on edge, or overwhelmed

Therefore, in order to keep me from becoming conceited, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me. Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from me. 

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No Troubles, only Joys

I miss Calvin and Hobbes. I especially loved Calvin’s transmogrifying machine. Really just a cardboard box, he used it to change himself—and any other willing subject—into dinosaurs, worms, or chickens. 457 more words

Faith Journey

Living Life Alone in a Facebook World

In the fast paced world that we live relationships are often times reduced to that of liking each other’s posts on Facebook and being friends through electronic media and we are suffering the consequences of not truly being in relationship with each other. 1,766 more words

I will give you rest: Matthew 11:(16-19), 25-30

Some folks appeared to quite like the sermon I preached on Sunday. (And actually after my last post about prepping up last minute, this was a proper last minute one – Saturday night no less!) So here it is… 1,088 more words


July 10, 2017 Rest for the Weary- Matthew 11:28-30

(Jesus said): “Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.   390 more words

Christian Living

The Yo-Yo Life

Aaron had some seizures last night.  We think he only had two.  At least that’s all we heard.  But boy, is he ever out of it today!  663 more words