Lent starts tomorrow ... so today is Mardi Gras. Laissez les bon temps rouler! I spent a few years in Louisiana, and I picked up an appreciation for this grand time of the year. And though the celebration began in January, the day after epiphany, today (February 25, 2020) is the final day - Fat… Continue reading It’s Fat Tuesday, Laissez les bon temps rouler!
When the phone rings at 4.15 in the morning, it’s rarely good news. And this morning was no exception. A fire. And with the fire comes it’s damages. I drove out and found the volunteers and their vehicles from three different stations on site. The flames had been extinguished, but smoke and flashing lights filled… Continue reading Fires, Fatalities, First Responders, Family & Faith
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. I wish I had said this, but it wasn't me. It was Albert Einstein. Einstein was a huge genius. I think his bagels are so good, maybe even better… Continue reading Two Ways to Live
How can a loving God send people to hell? Why does so much bad stuff exist in this world? I am not sure if there is a God. I want solid proof of the truth, truth I can logically grasp and reason with. Why are there conflicts within Scripture? Why don't miracles happen today like… Continue reading Wrestling With the Big Issues … Nothing New Here
In my little corner of the world, one can become a bit myopic. I sat here and looked out the window. I also looked at my iPad and perused the perfunctory snow pics by all of my neighbors and friends in the Virginia - North Carolina region. I ventured out into the yard yesterday to… Continue reading My Little Corner of the World …