One Year

It’s been one year. I started this journey on January 1, 2015 with the commitment to putting something on this blog each day of the year. Somehow, I managed to do it. I didn’t always do it well, and in stressfully times I did little more than post a quick and easy haiku, but something…

Unpacking Morning Light

At last we catch our first glimpse of the Ravine. Part of me wants to rechristen this trip out of Riverside as it’s own short chapter. Once we arrive in the city the tone it going to change significantly and it seems like a good break. That, however, is for when I turn this into…

Fiction Tuesday – Morning Light

Today returns me to my non-NaNoWriMo schedule. By wonderful happenstance, however, this means I shift gears on Fiction Tuesday! If you’d like to catch up on this story, Welcome to the Valleys, the first section can be found at this link “Well, what’s the news, Patroller?” The Riverside guard saluted. “Sir, Captain Alec wanted me…

Conundrum

Lately I’ve been struggling with how to handle social media. Through sites like Facebook I am to get updates from old friends, remain connected with folks from Central Baptist and my other social circles, and even offer comfort to people in their times of need. I love this, I really do. But the ugliness is…

Thankful

Every now and again I need to take time to write a message of thanks for the wonderful people of Central Baptist Church. They have allowed me to be the pastor here for over 12 years 1, and I’m humbled to have been welcomed as I have been. This Christmas Eve I had to suffer…

Flight Time – Drone Crash

Christmas was nice and relaxed this year. It was just our immediate family until the evening so we woke up late, opened, presents, ate some breakfast, and then vegged. It was my kind of holiday. I tend not to share “what I got” posts on social media, except in two instances. First, it’s something I…