45 minutes to spare?

Philip Yancey has been a favorite author of mine for some time. I just love his spirituality – no judgment – he seems to have some special insights about God, albeit most times admitting that God is beyond our understanding.  I had the opportunity to hear him speak when he came to a nearby churchContinue reading “45 minutes to spare?”

Perhaps it’s time…

There is talk in washington, hollywood, school districts, and states all focusing on what it was that could have caused a tragedy like Newtown.  Guns, video games, violent tv and movies, lack of mental health support and facilities…This is good.  All of these  are contributing factors and all of them should be talked about.  It’sContinue reading “Perhaps it’s time…”

What am I missing?

This is something that I don’t understand, never have, probably never will…… More guns, really?  Please tell me how putting more guns on the street, in homes, and in schools can possibly be a good thing?  I can see no good coming from this kind of mentality.  Arm principals, arm teachers, arm administrative staff?  WhatContinue reading “What am I missing?”

We’re sad…

Today I went out into public after work for the first time since Friday.  I needed to pick up a prescription and get some food.  Since it was late, I decided to go to Stew Leonards, normally a happy place that is filled with music and large puppets that entertain the children.  As I got outContinue reading “We’re sad…”

Sadness in Sandy Hook

I haven’t been posting lately…..this blog is both a blessing and sometimes, if I am honest, a burden.  I don’t even know if anyone is following anymore, but I felt the urge to write tonight because maybe it will help me to process this terrible tragedy that occurred just a few miles from my ownContinue reading “Sadness in Sandy Hook”