All That Resolution Stuff

We’re so close – within sight and breathing distance! A New Year is about to appear and all those past year shadows and rays of sunshine and challenges met and challenges unmet and mountains climbed and mountains too steep and valleys slogged through and valleys left for another day and moments of laughing until you…

In Search of Christmas Card Jesus

So baby Jesus. No bait and switch on this deal, just know right up front that this blog is about baby Jesus. The Bible is a good place to start concerning the “reason for the season” right? We’re essentially two days and a few hours and minutes away from the start of the first Christmas…

Kittens and Coincidences

So this happened… The first weekend of December 2016, Santa came early? Or, sad-eyed cats from rescue shelters know exactly how to cry a heart-rending meow just as an emotionally ragged animal-loving pastor walks near. It just so happened that I ruined a tire on my car. The details aren’t important – it’s enough to…

What’s So Special About Snow?

It’s supposed to snow today. Well, at least it was five days ago when they started predicting it. None of our meteorologist friends, including our favorite Extravaganza man Brian B., were completely certain, even from the beginning – maybe a dusting, maybe up to two inches… maybe nothing. I secretly was and still am sorta…