Monthly Archives: December 2016

This Bible Verse Really Bothers Me (on Growth)

Just One Verse (J1V): Luke 2:52 “And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man.”   This verse bothers me because I hold an ideal of Jesus where He’s the eternal, uncreated, and perfect One. … Continue reading

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A Dad, trying to understand Star Wars

I was raised on a steady diet of Star Trek reruns.  Late night, early morning, within the haunts of syndication, the crew of the Enterprise and I fearlessly coexisted, encountering one menacing adventure after another.  For the intrepid crew, it was the … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Eve (a poem)

Today is called Christmas Eve Eve, Which comes one day before Christmas Eve Christmas Eve Eve’s today Christmas Eve’s Saturday As we count down the days ’till the day!   There.  I hope this helps clarify our unique measure of time. … Continue reading

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Vintage Mac

And here we are, only four days away from Christmas of 2016, and I feel meh.  For some reason.  Whether it’s the Christmas weather forecast (Rain and 40 degrees means looking forward to White Christmas 2017) or the built in pressures of the … Continue reading

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Ripped From the Headlines (RFtH)

Here’s today’s TOP NEWS HEADLINES and spontaneous commentary: Kremlin calls talk of Russian interference in US elections ‘absolute nonsense’   When I hear the word Krelmin, I think to myself “that’s what you get when you mix Kermit the Frog with a Gremlin.” … Continue reading

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The snow started falling yesterday afternoon, transforming a typical gloomy December day into a winter wonderland.  Mac and I walked in the snowy evening hour, looking up at the sky until the flakes stung our eyes.  He kept saying with … Continue reading

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