Last year, I decided to read one of my dad’s sermons each day during Lent. After Easter, I tried keeping that up for a while but found I could not … Continue Reading New Learning from Dad’s Sermons
So how’s retirement? This is a question I get asked whenever I encounter someone I have not seen or talked to in a while. I always have to pause and … Continue Reading “So How’s Retirement?” You Ask
I started to entitle this blog post “I’m a Humble Man.” But then it seemed that making that statement wouldn’t be consistent with being humble but rather boastful. So I … Continue Reading Being Humble
This year for Lent, I did something different. Rather than the usual approach of giving up something for Lent as a sacrifice like chocolate or adult beverages, I chose the … Continue Reading A Sermon a Day
I recently returned from visiting our daughter and son-in-law and meeting our grandson for the first time. I previously wrote on what it was like becoming a granddaddy—now I can … Continue Reading On Being a Granddaddy
It was one evening sometime before Christmas that I was reading to our youngest son one of our library books, Chris Van Allburg’s now classic Polar Express. Having never read … Continue Reading Christmas Magic!!!
When I started this blog eight months ago, I made a list of all the things I would want to write about. Many of the titles on my list were … Continue Reading A Glimpse of My Dad
For someone like myself who has not been a lifelong avid reader, this may seem like an odd title to post—a bit of explanation is in order. Growing up, my … Continue Reading Books in Waiting
This is Part 3 of a 3-Part series. If this is your first visit to the blog, click on the link to the right to Part 1 to read the … Continue Reading I’m Not an Artist – Part 3
People that know me well enough might not agree with this statement. I hope that by the end of writing this that I will have convinced myself that it is … Continue Reading I’m Not an Artist – Part 1
Whether you came to this site intentionally or just happened upon it by chance in one of your Internet searches, I say welcome again. For you as a visitor, you … Continue Reading Welcome to this new blog!