Reality Check

The garbage truck came rolling down the street around 6:40, as I sat with my tea and my book, at the end of my twenty minutes of quality time with God (something I am trying to be much better at starting every day with). I watched as two men jumped off. One turned the trash […]

The Present of Presence

It’s three days before Christmas. Emails regarding last-minute presents are flooding our “in” boxes. It seems that anyone we’ve ever purchased ANYTHING from has exactly what we need to finish our shopping. The malls and shopping centers are packed with cars. Frustrated, and sometimes frantic, shoppers are trying to find the “right” gift, the perfect gift, the […]