Parsonage Parables

Control Our Words

Posted on

James 3: 9 With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse human beings, who have been made in God’s likeness. First of all, if you want to read a challenging book in the Bible, pick James. It’s a letter written by the half-brother of Jesus, who didn’t believe his […]

July to Dec 2016

My Life in the Basement

Posted on

Isaiah 41:10 Don’t be afraid, because I’m with you; don’t be anxious, because I am your God. I keep on strengthening you; I’m truly helping you. One of the biggest transitions to my new job is that I’m working from our home. Alone. In the basement. Just me and a big fish. Certainly there are […]

Jan to June 2016

The Bridges

Posted on

In the Land of Old, in a Place Far, Far Away was a beautiful country. Rolling hills of trees and orchards producing more than the people could use or eat, rolling hills of farmland producing more food than the country could eat. In the Land of Old were the People of the Trees and the […]

April, May, June 2014

Interesting People

Posted on

In my journeys I have met some interesting people. A number of years ago I met Abraham Lincoln. Serving at a soup kitchen in Chicago, I was standing by a stage and a man came by. I introduced myself and the man said in a very matter of fact way, “Good to meet you, I […]