Three things to remember (when you’re having a sh*tty day)

We’ve all been there. We’ve all had a bad day. Your alarm didn’t go off, the coffee pot’s “automatic” function wasn’t turned on, the elevator was broken, you left your umbrella on the bus, and it just started to rain. Even though you … Read more

Almost always being made sorta new?

You’ve made it to my blog, and you’ve poked through some of the old posts. I’m glad! But I’m willing to bet, at some point in time, you questioned my blog title and tagline. Or, you know that I’m taking a … Read more

Bartholomew, the Apostle

Today is a special day in the Church Year, as we commemorate the apostle Bartholomew. Not much is known about his life, although the gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke list him among the disciples. Some scholars think he is … Read more

Why does Mark need another freakin’ blog?

That’s a fantastic question.  In April, I began blogging again after a year’s break.  I wrote once or twice a week until the end of May when I took a vacation – 17 days in southwestern Germany.  It was a great trip with … Read more