One character trait I love about my wife is she is bold. Yesterday, I reaped the benefit of her confidence when she invited me and her to hang out on our friends' boat for the afternoon. Warm sun, great conversation, even a chance to help a neighboring boat owner maneuver their craft back into their … Continue reading RETREAT, RELAX AND REFRESH
Today, Twin Cities dwellers woke up to something beautiful. We looked out our kitchen windows and front doors to see our frozen garden gnomes and mailboxes frosted with a thin white blanket of snow. The brown deadness is hidden. The dirty sidewalks are gone. In their places is a fresh new look and a chance … Continue reading Love Covers
There is a Starbucks coffee shop on the boardwalk in Kemah, TX. If you've been there, you can picture it resting in the shadow of the mighty roller coaster. When there, I loved being the first one to grab my early morning Joe and take a slow - very slow - walk around the pier … Continue reading Be QUIET!
Wow! I just returned from facilitating a workshop for Concordia Lutheran High School in Houston. Staff of about 50 attended and the goal was to get rejuvenated for the new 2008-09 school year. We used their yearly theme “Renewed Hope – Devoted Trust” based on Titus 3:3-8 as our outline for the day. Lots of … Continue reading Renewed Hope – Devoted Trust