• Celebrating Christmas Takes a Season

    I do hope that you all are taking time to set your minds, hearts and souls to God during this very important Christmas season.  The birth of Christ can’t be celebrated in one day as ours can be.  No way.  The coming of Christ to this world needs a celebration of an entire season.  Does… Continue Reading

  • Good Time Christians, Beware.

    Jesus was sure to let us know that following him would not be easy. He warned people, when they wanted to follow him, that even he, himself, had no pillow upon which to lay his head; no home to call his own. He told his disciples that the world would hate them because they hated and… Continue Reading

  • My Son’s Christmas Concert

    I just got home from my son’s school musical.   It was called ‘Celebrations around the World.”   I want to say, first, that the teacher was delightful- she was inspiring to the children. I have never seen my son open his mouth so widely and so decisively to sing anything before. He clapped his hands with… Continue Reading

  • Thanksgiving Thoughts

    Tomorrow is Thanksgiving and I am sitting here considering my legal situation, all the things for which I am grateful and the sheer irony of life. I am also considering the magnitude of God’s ability to manipulate people and events to his will. I am almost 50 years old and people still continue to surprise… Continue Reading

  • Why Keep The Sabbath?

    Another reason to keep the Sabbath: The human soul must feed itself with the beauty of God’s creation. So many people have never had the chance to learn for its own sake. Many people were badly taught in school

  • We Were Not Ever Intended to Be Alone

    I just missed my first Sunday because of work (the farmer’s market I told you about). I have actually missed a couple of Sundays before this because of other reasons- so this last one really hurt. To make it right, I had decided to make a different day my ‘God day, my rest day’. That… Continue Reading