A hug for Dad!

A hug for Dad!

As we celebrated Father’s Day this year I was pleasantly amused by something a friend sent me… The Men’s Thesaurus… (Mom’...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


This is my temporary home

This is my temporary home

Lena was one of the most attentive, devoted and loving caregivers and mothers I’ve ever known.Nearly eighty years old, she provided twenty-four ...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Church News

All Saints EpiscopalThe community is warmly invited to worship with All Saints’ Church. On Sunday, the church gathers for Communion at 8 a.m. an...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Flying first class

Flying first class

If you fly the friendly skies very often at all you see the best and the worst in people. You also see firsthand those who truly love their job…...

June 16th, 2017 |  


I have a Father

I have a Father

This week I’m diverting from my usual hospice patient story to honor Father’s Day. I submit this each year and consider it my Father’...

June 16th, 2017 |  


The Prodigal Son and His Father

The Prodigal Son and His Father

The story of the Prodigal Son is not about the son per se; it is about the Father.In this case we are picturing God who is the Father of us all. Most,...

June 16th, 2017 |  


They just don’t build em like they used to

They just don’t build em like they used to

A few years ago, I had some old dead trees cut down in my front yard. Everything was clear for the trees to fall except an old birdbath built by my Gr...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Walnut Theology

Walnut Theology

A young boy left his log-cabin home in the mountains of Tennessee and went off to explore the world and make his mark. He had high expectations but th...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Don’t miss the gems by disqualifying the source

Don’t miss the gems by disqualifying the source

Loyal was admitted to hospice with lung cancer when he was seventy-six years old. He was thin with silver-gray hair combed straight back. His typical ...

June 9th, 2017 |  


Fake news

Fake news

If I’ve heard it once in the last month I’ve heard it a hundred times… I’m sick and tired of the news! Especially FAKE NEWS! I...

June 2nd, 2017 |