Monthly Archives: May 2014

Geniusman

Once recently, I was watching the Wednesday night children at church. They are a breakout group from our women and men’s adult prayer groups that meet. I got to the classroom a few moments after the children did. I entered … Continue reading

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Freedom

What was the greatest day of the year, back when I was a boy? Easy. Actually, there were three. Here they are in order. Number one was the first day of summer vacation. Walking away from that penal institution that … Continue reading

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Live Full

80+ and 90+ year old folks know all the interesting stuff. They brim with it. Listen to them sometime, and then catalog what you hear. They remember the end of the horse and buggy days. They rode in horse drawn … Continue reading

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Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (Oh, and Buses)

The other day, I watched a large yellow butterfly flying from ground to flower to branch. It was while I was on a walk down our road. Butterfly? Moth? Who knows? It was yellow. It was of a pretty good … Continue reading

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Cherub

I waken at night, just about every night. It is not from sleeplessness. I always get to sleep some 30-60 seconds after my head hits the pillow. No problem. I have always been able to do this. It’s a gift. … Continue reading

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“The Amish Are Coming.”

A few years ago, our church was completely overtaken by Amish people. No, this was not as a result of a successful outreach program into their community, which would have been a most interesting venture. In this case, they were … Continue reading

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Pastor on Patrol

In police ease, 10-4 means “OK.” An APB is an “all points bulletin.” A DUI is “driving” a motor vehicle while “under the influence” of alcohol or drugs. And, of course, “All cars, a possible 429 is in progress on … Continue reading

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