“Under Attack, Under God”

The recent shooting tragedy in San Bernardino, California is another grim example of the broken world in which we live.  It is hard to try to make sense of this, and I find myself ranging from sadness to anger, and even fear.  By whatever you want to call it, whether it is political, religious, terrorism, … [Read more…]

“Heroes or Zeroes”

When I was young, I had a Fran Tarkenton poster hanging on the wall in my bedroom.  Fran Tarkenton was my favorite quarterback when I was growing up.  He played for the New York Giants, and on some really bad Giant teams in the 1970’s.  I should know because I saw them lose on plenty … [Read more…]

Thanksgiving Grace

Thursday, November 26 is arguably the best holiday of the year. Unlike Christmas, you don’t have to refinance your mortgage to celebrate Thanksgiving. It’s about simple things: family and country and soil and sunshine combining in the miracle of life – and of course there’s the FOOD. At the center of it all is a … [Read more…]