A Lament When Words Are Hard To Find

For those who know me well, I usually don't struggle to find words.  If I don't have an answer or response I usually have a question.  But lately, I have not had words.  I've been slow to write what is supposed to be a biweekly blog.  But when you don't have anything meaningful to say, … Continue reading A Lament When Words Are Hard To Find

Doing a Good Thing Part 2

In 2019 periodic blog posts will be dedicated to stories that inspire and focus on the good that surrounds us. Have you heard the story of the Biology Professor from Missouri University that won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry last December and is donating the whole $250,000 prize to form a scholarship fund for students … Continue reading Doing a Good Thing Part 2

Making Sense of the UMC This Week

Well, that is a tall order so let me manage expectations.  I want to share as best I can, a basic explanation of what happened and some thoughts regarding the work done. On Tuesday the called special General Conference of the United Methodist Church ended after 4 days of prayer, vigorous debate, lots of votes, … Continue reading Making Sense of the UMC This Week

Doing a Good Thing- The Dave Matthew’s Band

I've decided to try to use my blog in 2019 as a way of sharing signs of hope and good news so every other blog or so will be about lifting up examples I find of people doing a good thing.  Today I want to start with an interesting story I heard about the Dave … Continue reading Doing a Good Thing- The Dave Matthew’s Band