What’s That I Am Feeling?

I must confess, I bounce between “Bah Humbug” and “Silent Night” quite a bit during the beginning of the Advent season. The commercialization of Christmas and the overall blitz on our normal weekly schedules gets me out of sorts until the nostalgia of childhood...

Ingrates!

I am really not sure that ingrate is even a word. It sure was used as one while I was growing up! It was used to refer to people who didn’t appreciate what they had been given. They were just a bunch of “ingrates”! If an employee was complaining, he or she was an...

That’s Not What I Asked For!

Have you ever given a gift to someone and immediately knew by the look on their face that it is not something that they want?  Even worse, have you ever tried to get the latest trendy thing for your kid only to hear them say “that’s not the one I wanted!” ?  It is...

Is God That Slow?

Sometimes it feels like God is moving at glacial speed. Do you ever feel that way? It is almost as if He doesn’t understand how bad I need an answer right away. Is it that He is busy? Is it possibly that He doesn’t care?  I dare not say things like that out loud...