Posts Tagged ‘perspective’

February 8th, 2010 Ah, the anguish!  Palpable despair cascades across various regions of our nation this morning.  The mighty valiant pigskin warrior has been vanquished and the underdog of all underdogs has emerged victorious.  Today, watercoolers and forums and talk shows and classrooms will buzz with infinite personal theories about Peyton’s demise. Note that I [...]

October 7th, 2009 The fourth week of parenthood found Laura and I still running on the fumes of the emotional slip-n-slide of bringing home the baby.  We were somewhat accustomed to our new life, but everything rapidly changed everyday.  Sadie seemed to grow right before our very eyes and we were just happy to be [...]

May 7th, 2009 Focus Passage: Proverbs 14: 5 (NLT) 5 An honest witness does not lie;       a false witness breathes lies.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead I love simplicity.  The sheer pleasure of reclining in green grass on a sunny day.  A freshly peeled orange eaten in bed while watching Heroes.  A walk [...]

May 5th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 14: 4 (NLT)  4 Without oxen a stable stays clean,       but you need a strong ox for a large harvest.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead  Recently, my wife and I saw the Oscar-winning film, Slumdog Millionaire.  I have to say, it didn’t disappoint.  Set in the rancid [...]