GUEST POST from Don: Christmas As A Poor (Rich) Child

Growing up poor along a rural Pennsylvania back road made Christmas extra special.  The road was not a shortcut to anywhere except to the homes which dotted its edges.  The land next to that road, where there were not homes, had woods,  hay fields, or pastures.  At the time I did not understand how poor we were.  We had a …
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GUEST POST from Don: Climate Change

The answer really is “42” and we will not like it. “The answer to the great question…of Life, the Universe and Everything…is…forty-two.” — Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy That also happens to be the exact answer to “Climate Change” (or “Man-Made Global Warming”…depending on the argument of the day). I have mentioned …
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Wednesday Woes – Maisie is Sick!

She started coughing a couple of nights ago. A night-time cough like hers is USUALLY – not always of course – either kennel cough or some sort of heart thing. She had the typical gagging cough with the foam that is seen with kennel cough. BUT I am not a vet and I didn’t want …
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It’s Only In Hindsight…

…that we often see God at work in our lives. There are probably a million examples of this in my own life, if I could only see them all. But after the experiences of this week I will share just a couple to illustrate what I mean. Something happened in my brain when I had …
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