• A Visit to the Yale University Art Galleries

    A Visit to the Yale University Art Galleries

    By on August 8, 2017

    Stop by this gem the next time you are in Connecticut near New Haven! You'll be really glad you...

  • Live life on your own terms

    Live Life on Your Terms (Mandy Hale Quote)

    By on August 6, 2017

    Go against the grain, refuse to conform, take the road less traveled instead of the well-beaten path.

  • The Great Spiritual Migration (Book Review)

    The Great Spiritual Migration (Book Review with Notes)

    By on August 4, 2017

    This book makes some major great points and I am encouraged that it is so popular that it is...

  • Bits and Clips for June and July 2017

    Bits and Clips for June and July 2017

    By on July 31, 2017

    Usually done monthly, this post includes both June and July, because at the end of June my blog was...

  • Things to Do with Herbs

    By on July 25, 2017

    Here are lots of ideas of what to do with the fresh herbs that are growing so abundantly in...

  • Collard Wraps

    Collard Wraps

    By on July 19, 2017

    These collard wraps are surprisingly good bread-free sandwiches.

  • Lessons from Moses

    Lessons from Moses

    By on July 9, 2017

    I'll briefly summarize the story of Moses, then I'll highlight some of the lessons my Sunday School class gleaned.

  • I Missed You! (The Blog is Back)

    By on July 6, 2017

    What happened is that after 9.5 years of blogging everyday, this site grew too large for our (affordable) server....

  • Happy Fourth of July with Links

    Happy Fourth of July with Links

    By on July 4, 2017

    We had a quiet day here, reading on the front porch while the Firecracker Race runs by, chatting by...

  • Letting it Go

    By on June 30, 2017

    Check out this timely quote by Lao Tzu.

  • refuse to be homogenized

    Refuse to be Homogenized

    By on June 25, 2017

    It takes courage to stand one’s ground against homogeneous thinking—thinking that simply melds into what everyone else is thinking.

  • 24 Mistakes quote by Jim Palmer

    24 Mistakes (by Jim Palmer)

    By on June 9, 2017

    Putting church over community. Putting orthodoxy over love. Putting certainty over wonder. Putting teaching over conversation...