It’s midnight. A busy day is on its way, and I seriously need to be alert for it. But my chronic insomnia has kicked in again, and here I am wide awake.
Abe and Verner
Most days, I wake up with a to-do list already consuming my thoughts and the worries about my family clouding the joy of a new day. How quickly I forget the pleasure of belonging to someone who loves without condition or requirement, but merely because God’s mercy is greater ...read more
Tom with his prayer blanket
At 5:30 on a clear-as-blue-glass-sky June morning, photographers hailed tethered hot air balloons preparing to launch at the Tigard, Oregon Festival of Balloons. The seventeen heaven-bound balloons beamed at us, every color of the rainbow. Soon, ...
Until last night I was not aware that one of my meditations was to be published this month. I have been busy writing a blog for a meditation that is due to be published next January but now I need suddenly to concentrate on this one. Perhaps this sudden ...read more