Embracing Differences…Again

Embracing Differences…Again

A few years ago a man jumped into the air from 24 miles above the earth in a death-defying plunge from a hot air balloon. He’s the first person to reach supersonic speed without traveling in a jet or a spacecraft. He ascended 128,000 feet in a capsule which was...
It’s Not About the Ring

It’s Not About the Ring

Recently, a woman got engaged to her boyfriend. They had been dating for two years and decided that they couldn’t wait any longer. This woman said that she wasn’t even thinking about a ring. She just wanted to marry her best friend. But her boyfriend wouldn’t have it...
You Are My Sunshine

You Are My Sunshine

During the winter months in Michigan, we get very little sun. I just heard a report the other day that said for the month of December we had like 55 minutes of the sun! In other states, where the sun shines more often, they may have to deal with torrential...
New Year, New Growth

New Year, New Growth

It’s that time of year when social media giant, Facebook, presents users with a slide presentation of their year in review. It’s kind of nice to get a slide show reminding you how you spent your year. And they do all of the work. It’s amazing when you think about the...
Raising Kids and Raising Cain

Raising Kids and Raising Cain

If you’re a parent, you need to know that kids can give you a run for your money. I know several parents who have young children. I’m not in that stage anymore, so I can kind of laugh as I walk away from the destruction that those kids sometimes leave in their wake....
The (Real) Christmas Story

The (Real) Christmas Story

Dan Seaborn  Don’t let the title fool you. This article isn’t about BB guns, Chinese food, or someone’s tongue getting stuck on a metal pole. I’d like to talk about the real Christmas story. The one about Jesus.  ...