Posts Tagged ‘Friends’

Life (For Real)

30Sep11

It’s been a busy month.  Not that any month is ever NOT busy, but September seems to have been more full than usual.  It all began very normally – work, Labor Day, church, family – all the ordinary stuff. But then September 8 was my last day of work.  Weird.  I mean, weird beyond not […]


“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain Pics from the seaside cliff walk/hike and mansion touring […]


Wouldn’t life be simpler if Jesus were as easy to follow as someone on Twitter?  Or, for that matter, if you could just remove the parts of your life you don’t like by “un-following” them?  If trending were somehow God’s way of keeping us all informed of what was happening – even what was about […]


Enjoying Summer

02Aug11

It’s summer, it’s hot, and, thanks to some outdoor time, I’m a little less white than usual. :D The Lord has me in this terrific place where I don’t have a concrete plan for the when/how/what of life starting in the very near future.  Terribly uncomfortable, but I sense Him telling me to not try […]


Sunday night’s SMI (Summer Medical Institute) kickoff dinner went well. :-)  It really was a joy to host this year’s team as they finished up their community orientation.  What a difference a year can make!  Last year’s SMI was totally life-changing for me (blogged during, after, and processing), basically culminating in moving to the neighborhood […]