Go ahead, call me if you dare

Go ahead, call me if you dare

The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage and I had a very busy week and by Thursday we had accomplished a lot, or at least we thought we had. We had lun...

July 27th, 2017 |  


If you seek God He can be found

If you seek God He can be found

I was standing on the golf course the other day, waiting for the foursome ahead of us to hit their approach shot so we could tee off. All of a sudden,...

July 27th, 2017 |  


“It’s not what I expected

“It’s not what I expected

My mom and dad made a yearly trip to Frankenmuth, Michigan for about 35 years. Mom loved Christmas. Each year, until they were very old and physically...

July 20th, 2017 |  



Did I just blow my cover?

Did I just blow my cover?

Throughout life, I have gone under the ruse that when it comes to fixing things I am all thumbs and no fingers. I cannot seem to fix anything. Of cour...

July 20th, 2017 |  


I was just thinking

I was just thinking

Thinking is not my strong suit by any stretch of the imagination. Every time I start thinking, I either get a headache or get into trouble. I’m ...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Help! I’m stuck and I can’t get out

Help! I’m stuck and I can’t get out

Wednesday must have been the day when most everyone in Madison County decided to mow their yards. I was one of those who decided to take advantage of ...

July 13th, 2017 |  


This is a test — it’s only a test

This is a test — it’s only a test

When we moved to London back in 1978, a traffic jam was something unheard of. If two cars got to the same light at the same time, it was basically bec...

July 6th, 2017 |  


To stink, or not to stink, that is the question

To stink, or not to stink, that is the question

There are all kinds of questions in this world of ours. Most are rather annoying. It would not surprise me in the least if there were a gang of hoolig...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Some patriotic reflections For The Fourth of July

Some patriotic reflections For The Fourth of July

The Fourth of July is upon us and nobody enjoys a party more than Yours Truly. I will offer any excuse to break into some kind of a party mode. The sl...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Redeeming the time

Redeeming the time

Beth and I celebrated our 33rd anniversary this month. (Thank You!) I know there are some reading this who have been married longer than 33 years but,...

June 29th, 2017 |