Alice Come Home, Please!

  To My Dear Sous-Chef Dish-Washing Mom, It has been two weeks since you left to spend time at my little brother Mike’s home.  I am quite sure you have had a lovely time with he and Kay.  I know you have enjoyed getting to see your granddaughters, their husbands, and your great-grandchildren.  I get … Read more

Reflection On Friday’s Soul Food

Between the natural disaster caused by tornadoes and the disasters brought on by people in power, this has been quite a week for the news media.  I can barely stand to listen to the talking heads.  Instead, I have found myself turning to the Word that never changes and the God who is the same … Read more

After The Rain

Mark 4:35-41 Jesus Calms a Storm 35 On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, “Let us go across to the other side.” 36 And leaving the crowd, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was. And other boats were with him. 37 And a great windstorm arose, and the waves … Read more

1977, Happy Birth Day Cory

The year is 1977. Tomorrow is my parent’s 25th wedding anniversary.  Twenty-five years is a long time to be married but they make it look easy and good to be married. I’ve been married just under 3 years and 25 years seems like an eternity to me.  I am uncomfortable. I weigh 35 lbs. more … Read more