Are our efforts ruining their childhoods?
October 4, 2015 I don’t have any children of my own. I may never have that privilege. I do have many friends with kids, and have watched them grow up and experience a much different childhood than what I ha. more »»
Is there anybody home?
October 4, 2015 Acts 13:22 "And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart,... more »»
Some odds and ends ‘brewing’ today
October 4, 2015 I bring you some odds and ends observations today, including a mention on how there seems to be a “national day” in honor of just about everything anymore. National this, national that. more »»
A week of sadness, remembering
October 4, 2015 It sometimes seems that sad situations all happen in a row. And the last two weeks have been like that for the McCoys. It started Sep. more »»
Are you full of the word of God?
September 27, 2015 Bill Keane writes: "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift from God, which is why we call it, the present." Life can be overwhelming. more »»
We are a bunch of leave-behinders
September 20, 2015 If I hadn’t decided to check a window in the spare bedroom to close it, I wouldn’t have noticed it, but there it was — a phone charger cord plugged in the outlet next to the nightstand. more »»
Some things we did in the summer
September 20, 2015 There’s a song called “The Things We Did Last Summer,” but I am going to make this a “Things We Did All Summer” column to cover the many pictures that got left out of previous columns because of... more »»
She comes by her kitchen disasters honestly
September 19, 2015 My Sassy Saint has several senior girls and boys to whom she has become attached, because they’ve been helping out with band since she started in the sixth grade. Four years is forever when you’re 15. more »»
Prepare to love for eternity
September 13, 2015 Alert: Only 105 days until Christmas at the time of this writing. I can hear you groaning from my office, but go ahead and groan. more »»
Reflections on Great Trail Festival
September 13, 2015 Lamont and I have been visitors to the Great Trail Festival for more than 20 years, missing a few now and then but pretty much faithful to at least one of those end of August or start of September... more »»