Looking for idiots

Looking for idiots

Jun 30

My niece recently told me one of the funniest jokes I’ve ever heard. She asked, “Why did the chicken cross the road?”  When I said that I didn’t know, she said, “So that it could get to the idiot’s house.” I was amused.  I didn’t really “get it” but it was a nice try.  I smiled and chuckled because I want to encourage humor whenever I...

Who stole my life?

Who stole my life?

Jun 23

I recently had the joy of getting to spend a weekend with six of my nieces and nephews.  As always, I enjoyed listening to them, playing with them, and experiencing life through their eyes.  Some of the greatest lessons I’ve learned, I learned from children. At the same time, children magnify and reflect back at us our own faults and flaws.  In children, we see our sinful nature lived out...

We only wants laws we won’t break

We only wants laws we won’t break

Jun 17

Apparently there are people who seem to believe that if you pass a law against something then people will stop doing it.  In other words, they believe that laws make people behave. Passing laws against homosexual marriage will stop homosexuals from making lifelong commitments to other homosexuals.  Passing laws against abortions will stop the murder of unborn children.  Passing laws against...

Random acts of kindness

Random acts of kindness

Jun 04

This has been a fascinating and God-filled week.  I have been blessed to have seen Him every day for at least 7 days straight.  He has given me the privilege and the blessing to be part of His work every day.  I am so incredibly humbled and grateful. However, my favorite part of the week has nothing to do with me or anything that I have gotten to do.  The best part of the week has been seeing...