What Could Be

This year was a big birthday year for my Dad. I won’t tell you his age, but suffice to say he is eligible for some special discounts now. I wanted to do something personal and lasting for his gift this year. I’m a personalizer when it comes to gift giving, it’s a love language I … Continue reading What Could Be

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The Company of a Listener

The Company of a Listener

She takes the heavy weighted fork in her hand and pokes at her pancake as if it were a dead fish. Her excitement for the catch is slowly dwindling as she feels the gravity of the moment reel her in. “I just can’t…” she says. “But you can, anyone can” he interrupts. She looks even … Continue reading The Company of a Listener

Hope, now and forever

I’ve always thought the most interesting day of Holy Week is Saturday. Good Friday services remember the death of Jesus Christ and Sunday we celebrate the resurrection, but what about Saturday? I’ve always been curious how the disciples spent their Saturday. There really isn’t much Biblical narrative given to this in between time. The only … Continue reading Hope, now and forever

A Good Friend

Have you ever been bullied by someone? When I was in middle school, there was a kid who for a couple of weeks just seemed to have it out for me. I always saw him in the principal’s office or being chastised by a teacher for his disruptive behavior. Today I would probably ascertain that … Continue reading A Good Friend