It’s amazing what silence will do…

I didn’t mean to go radio silent on you. Life offers some interesting turns–nothing spectacular, nothing really all that new. But burblings emerging, breaking the surface, and popping in a way that old ideas shine in a new light. Quietly, surprising in a whispering oh-look-at-that kind of way, confirmation after confirmation emerges. I wondered for…

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On Little League and Muscle Memory…

What on earth just happened? My fourth-grade body stood between home plate and the pitcher’s mound in stunned calm. I was a catcher on the “Cubs” little league team. My girl-friend and I joined the boys playing ball; after all, it didn’t say girls “couldn’t” play. So we did. (And the next year they created…

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Chronological Bible: December 13, What is reasonable?…

Read: Philippians 1:1-4:23 “Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand; do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” –Philippians 4:5-6, ESV Reasonable; a powerful word. We define reasonable, often, as the opposite of faith. We see faith as…

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