A holy interruption

A holy interruption

I had a dream that interrupted my otherwise previously scheduled life.   Actually, it was a nightmare. I was on...

Beyond my reach

Beyond my reach

Years ago I simply said YES to God when he asked me to write for him. Since I had been...

#justpray

#justpray

I use the hashtag #justpray a lot. But oh my, how long it has taken me to realize that “just”...

Life from a different view

Life from a different view

A childhood experience has stuck with me all these years. I was riding down our busy residential street in Hudson,...

Did you know you are precious?

Did you know you are precious?

After reading this verse this morning, I stopped to make a list of things that are precious. 1. Babies 2....

Too much noise in your life?

Too much noise in your life?

Sometimes we have a lot of words.   Sometimes, however, we just need to be silent.   It’s really hard...

Wow! I am loved!

Wow! I am loved!

Some days I get down on myself.   Some days all I see is the flaws.   Some days I...

Pursuing lifelong learning

Pursuing lifelong learning

I taught school for 26 years, all but three of those years upper level high school English classes. I prepared...

When you have nothing left to give

When you have nothing left to give

My 8-year-old son sent us to the ER on his first day of second grade. It wasn’t the typical rambunctious...

On dangerous selfies

On dangerous selfies

I read this week that there was a third death in the last eight days at the Grand Canyon. He...