Monthly Archives: June 2015

I Love My Small Church

It’s summer-time, and that means you don’t see as many people when you gather for worship on Sunday mornings. People are all coming and going during the summer time enjoying vacations, time with family, time for fun and renewal. That … Continue reading

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Don’t Grow Weary!

I’ve always relied heavily on Galatians 6:9 which says, “Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.” Being faithful when many are faithless, being on mission when … Continue reading

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The Grace Of Old Age

You start to realize the clock is ticking fast and you’re actually getting older when you drop you child off at the sameĀ  summer camp you went to as a teenager, then worked at as staff member, and then met … Continue reading

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NBA MVP’s And Chaplains

I know that the many who-cares-about-sports people in my hometown of Santa Cruz don’t get sports. For me sports can bring about those transcendent moments when an individual, and more often a team, come together against great odds and something … Continue reading

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Summer Dreams

I love summer, but summer also makes me homesick for my childhood. Now that I’m an adult I have to work during the summer time with some paid vacation sprinkled in to keep me sane. I miss having three months … Continue reading

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Movin’ On Up

Today I just dropped off my youngest (Josh) for his last day of school – a beach day with the 6th and 7th grade classes. You can only pull that off in Surf City USA! My middle son Michael is … Continue reading

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Here’s To Having Nothing

It’s Monday. I’ve been counseled that when you have a blog it’s important to post content in a very consistent way. So I try to post thoughts and ideas every Monday and Wednesday. Sometimes I have some great stories and … Continue reading

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