September 29, 2011

Observations of Jesus’ Temptation

It’s such a familiar story in the Bible…the temptation of Jesus in the desert.  The story is told in Luke 4:1-13, and when I recently read through it  for what […]
September 14, 2011

Restrained, but NOT Diminished…

Helen Keller said “I thank God for my handicaps, for through them, I have found myself, my work and my God.” Wow!  Isn’t that extraordinary?  A woman who was seemingly […]
September 4, 2011

Flattery or compliment?

Do you like to receive compliments?  Do you like to give them?  Have you ever received a compliment that sounded fake, phony or flat? The other day I engaged in […]
September 1, 2011

He spoke to my fears…

Yesterday, I went to a retirement party for a former co-worker.  I spent almost 14 years as an engineer at the NASA Lewis Research Center in Cleveland.  I left in […]
August 26, 2011

Temper tantrums…what’s the point?

I have a confession to make.  I threw a full out, fist-clenched, ear-shattering, nostril-flaring temper tantrum this morning.  I am ashamed to admit it.  I’m ashamed that I did it. […]