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A Time for Thanksgiving

  For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:                                                                                                                 Ecclesiastes 3:1 (ESV)   June is a special season for my family. On June 4 Debby and I celebrated the one year anniversary of our engagement. What a glorious occasion and a time for celebration. The birthday parade begins

Friends III

Last week we cheered on my grandsons at their baseball games. The first game was Graham’s – my 7-year-old – and it was a “nail-biter,” coming down to the last out. But during an earlier inning one of his teammates overran the bag at second base and was tagged out. This small child’s father began


        No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all that I have heard from my Father I have made known to you. John 15:15 (ESV) I’ve been thinking a lot about friends lately. Just

A New Day

10  An excellent wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels. 11 The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain. 12 She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life.                                                                                                                    Proverbs 31:10-12 (ESV)     We’re celebrating 8 months of marriage,

The Changing of the Seasons

And God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years.”    Genesis 1:14 (ESV)                                           Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will


We are coming upon Holy Week, the most revered time in our Christian calendar. Of all of the word that I associate with this season, “Grace” is the one I think of most. This is from my book, In a Mirror Dimly. I hope this is as meaningful to you as it is to me.

My Confession

  After last week’s blog Pillows, I received a large volume of comments, particularly from women. One of those was from my lovely wife, Debby. She pointed out that I – even I – have a few particular possession idiosyncrasies. Actually it’s only one….or two at most. She specifically pointed out my cutting board and