Undertow

A rip-current is not a bad metaphor for our society right now. But what’s it got to do with Mr. Rogers?

Does It Do Any Good?

This past weekend I was able to watch A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood. I won’t give a review of it here 1, but the film put me in a reflective mood. Mr. Rogers has that effect on me. Fred Rogers made a deliberate choice to live his life loving and caring for others. His…

Anxiety and Community

The communal effect of anxiety doesn’t need to be destructive. In fact, it can even be a sign of community health.

Down By The Riverside

On Saturday the Palmyra Improvement Association held its second river clean up day. I was unable to attend the last one, and thought it might be good to go down and capture some video to promote both the work and the group.

A Day Of Compassion

Central Baptist Church is encouraging our community to participate in a “Day of Compassion” during the week of January 21-27.