True Love

Sad that even the phrase “True love” has become trite. Hard to explain, yet even harder to deny is the reality of those words. Though it’s mostly defined by meager attempts relating to our physical life, it can’t be defined by this at all. It’s so much more than that, isn’t it?.  Maybe that is…

To my 35 and over friends :)

ok. Well, 44 is less than a month away now. That may not be a huge milestone like the ones that end in 0’s like, 30, 40 or 50, but it has hit me lately, this reality of aging. I look in the mirror and everything is changing. Skin is looser, crow feet longer, eyebrows…

The Older Brother

The story about the prodigal son is mostly about the older brother, isn’t it? It’s obvious that Jesus was making a point about grace and maybe how we undervalue it.  David made the comment at lunch (Chipotle inspires great thoughts)…that “life is mostly about recognizing and valuing the mercy and grace of the Father”.  We…

Thoughts on Jan 1, 2012

I’ve been bombarded with thoughts and challenges for the new year.  Maybe resolution is the buzz word of the day. Some of the thoughts just stem from internal reflection and a desire to think “what could/should be different in 2012. Some thoughts are from those around me; their insights; their challenges they voice for the…