Enjoy the Ride

Enjoy the Ride

Do you remember that poster from the 80’s, with that adorable baby cat grasping onto the tree limb for dear life, the caption reading something like “Hang On!”? That’s what I’ve spent my life doing…hanging on, trying to stay safe, taking no risks, having...
Invitation to Lent

Invitation to Lent

Friends in Christ, today with the whole church we enter the time of remembering Jesus’ passover from death to life, and our life in Christ is renewed. We begin this holy season by acknowledging our need for repentance and for God’s mercy. We are created to experience...
How Did He Do It?

How Did He Do It?

I’ve had several people ask me what I have been doing to lose weight. This last week, someone even asked if I would teach a class. Here’s the idea that I have. I am willing to coach a group of people who have learned a little about keto with intermittent fasting on...
Fasting to End Hunger

Fasting to End Hunger

“And whenever you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites, for they disfigure their faces so as to show others that they are fasting. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward. But when you fast, put oil on your head and wash your face, so that your...
The Year of the Lamb

The Year of the Lamb

“Then another portent appeared in heaven: a great red dragon, with seven heads and ten horns, and seven diadems on his heads.” ~Revelation 12:3 The Chinese Year of the Dragon will not recur until 2024, but Christian faith finds itself constantly in the year of...
The Beginning of the Year and the End of the World

The Beginning of the Year and the End of the World

“The end is not an event but a person.” ~G.B. Caird “I AM the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end.” ~Revelation 22:13 It’s always the end of the world somewhere for someone. Probably your own world has come crashing down in...