Monthly Archives: March 2011

My Brother Bill

This weekend I got to see my younger brother Bill for the first time in about fifteen years!  During the time Jean and I lived overseas, Bill and his family lived on the east coast of the US in Pennsylvania.  Bill … Continue reading

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Bill Storey’s Memorial Service

My head is buzzing with all the new impressions, new information, and experiences from the weekend in Clarkston, WA for Bill Storey’s Memorial Service. And with all the old stories and family memories. And some tears and laughter. Bill Storey … Continue reading

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After You Are Gone

The Lord said to Moses, “You are about to die and join your ancestors. After you are gone, these people will begin to worship foreign gods, the gods of the land where they are going. They will abandon me and … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid – I’ll Take Care Of You

Lessons I’ve Learned From Buddy the Dog – Part 2 – Trust But when I am afraid, I will put my trust in you. (Psalm 56:3 NLT) Last summer we had dramatic thunderstorms two nights in a row here in Central … Continue reading

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Watching Buddy Run

Lessons I’ve Learned From Buddy The Dog – Part 1 Joy …For the joy of the Lord is your strength. (Nehemiah 8:10) One sunny winter afternoon I walked along an old track in the Juniper forest east of my Central … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

I’ve thought about this quite a bit.  Forgiveness is so counter-intuitive.  And hard.  I can feel it in myself when I watch a movie in which bad guys beat the crap out of good guys or strong bad guys abuse … Continue reading

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Benediction

May the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.  (2 Corinthians 13:14 NLT) This is Paul’s Benediction to the Corinthians at the end of his very … Continue reading

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