Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Humanity in a Techy World

The world sure has changed just over the last twenty years – the way we interact with a quick text or a short email, etc.  Blogging has exploded … which is why you’re reading this. In general, the way we … Continue reading

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The Smell of Rain

The sliding glass door, leading to the small balcony off the master bedroom, is open.  Rain has been steadily falling since early this morning and the scent is refreshing.  There is nothing like the smell of freshly fallen rain, except … Continue reading

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Stewards of Time

Did you know that in a lifetime, the average American will sit at a stop light for six months?  Eight months opening junk mail?  One year looking for misplaced objects?  Two years unsuccessfully returning phone calls and five years waiting … Continue reading

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The Dying Art of the Written Note

We sent out probably around fifty Christmas cards this year, a few less than previous years.  We’ve received somewhere around fifteen cards, which are taped to our mantle as a festive decoration.  There’s something so joyful about getting a personal … Continue reading

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The Lost Chapter

Luke 15 is often referred to as “The Lost Chapter” because it contains parables concerning “the lost coin”, “the lost sheep”,  and “the lost son” or the “prodigal son”. As I was contemplating something lost earlier today, the Lord reminded … Continue reading

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The Empty Chair

A figure hobbled into the elegantly appointed kitchen complete with granite countertops and new cinnamon spice wood cabinets.  She set a saucepan of water on the island cooktop in hopes of a pleasant cup of decaf black tea to soothe … Continue reading

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