Forgotten phone

Kevin is just like the rest of us, never without his mobile phone.  Every Sunday, Kevin has a routine after church:  he goes to the same coffee shop and gets … Continue Reading →


All Saints

One sign of a healthy church is when its outreach ministries outnumber every other ministry category in the church!  Thankfully this is the case at Emmanuel.  I inherited some of … Continue Reading →


Haven’t even seen the game yet …

… and way to go Toyota for preaching togetherness. Go Toyota! Enjoy the game. Peace friends, Chuck, proud driver of a big ol’ red Toyota Tundra! ———————————— Your comments and questions … Continue Reading →


A Beautiful Act of Kindness

A photograph of a 12 year old Syrian refugee living in Turkey recently went viral. Muhammet Halit was seen wearing sandals and carrying his shoe shining gear, gazing longingly through … Continue Reading →


What would you do if you had 38 minutes left to live?

On Saturday, January 13, 2018, Hawaiians received an 8:00 a.m. wake up call: Apparently an emergency operations employee pushed the wrong button during a routine test of Hawaii’s emergency warning … Continue Reading →


Whew! We made it!

It seems that on almost any day we see in the news a story about an animal that has survived incredible odds, like a dog born without front legs or … Continue Reading →


A New Day is on the Horizon

Those who know me have long understood that I had several reasons for becoming a member of a new church. I needed to be in a church environment where women … Continue Reading →


For Some It’s Been a Stressful Year

For some it’s been a stressful year … so it’s time to share the Funniest News Bloopers of 2017: Honestly, if you do not laugh out loud at some of … Continue Reading →


We Should All Wear Signs

I have somehow found myself involved in an annual hike in the mountains.  Did I mention it is a winter hike and happens to be on New Year’s Eve every … Continue Reading →


Christmas Together

For those who know me know that I am a hopeless romantic. I cry at Hallmark commercials. Come on, you know you do too! Or you work hard not to, … Continue Reading →