Monthly Archives: February 2017

Truth In La La Land

Aleta and I got to see the movie “La La Land” one day before the film seemed to win, and then really didn’t win, the Oscar for best picture. Man that whole gaffe at the end of the Oscar awards … Continue reading

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Still Standing

24 years ago on a rainy February evening I sang a song that I’d written from the heart, and I sang it in front of a whole bunch of family and friends. There were a lot of people in the … Continue reading

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To Bless And Not Curse

“If anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! ” 2 Cor. 5: 17  I’ve been having a lot of fun meeting with a really cool group of empty-nesters in my home … Continue reading

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I’m Not There Yet

This week I’m studying this passage that’s been haunting me a bit recently. As I’ve reached the age of 52, and as I feel the reality of a body that’s slowly sliding towards its graduation into eternity, I’ve been realizing … Continue reading

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Ridiculous, Total Saturation

Right here in beautiful, wet, Santa Cruz we’ve had more rain than we’ve had a long, long time. According to NOAA we’ve received 23.5 inches of rain in just the first month and a half of 2017. That is only 6 inches … Continue reading

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Impressive Becomes The Message Of The Church

I just got back from attending a ministry conference. Our missions conference was at the Long Beach Convention center right next door to the Plumbers and Pipe Fitters Convention. Do the Plumbers hear people making speeches about selling more pipe … Continue reading

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Political Wisdom From A Rock N’Roll Hall Of Famer

My Johnny Cash cover band, Man in Black, is learning this song because it’s not only funny, it also makes a point worth considering right now. After two pretty serious posts on politics I thought I’d lighten it up a little. … Continue reading

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