Church Coffee

Do you usually get a cup of coffee before or after your Sunday church service?  Is this something unique to Sunday, or do you do this everyday?  I grew up in a Lutheran church and I recall the coffeepot sitting there every week ready to dispense bitter, steaming hot...

Everyday

It was about 16 years ago this past month, and after tearing through Europe for a week in a little Renault Clio, my father and I ended up in Paris for the last 2 days of our trip.  After getting settled at the hotel in the afternoon and finding a spot around the...

Weather or Not

Back when I was in Middle School, I was into weather, and if you would have asked me, I probably would have said I wanted to be a Meteorologist.  I even remember doing a Science Fair project on how a Cold Front works.  Maybe it was because I lived in Iowa, but I was...

BathTime

Was there any time the past couple weeks that you though maybe you needed to wash your vehicle?  We had a long spell of warm, dry weather about 10 days back and I thought that a wash down was in order, so I hosed off and washed a couple vehicles in our driveway.  If...

Taxing

I’m supposed to take my tax papers in tomorrow, and this past Sunday, our pastor preached on Mark 12…Coincidence?  Yes, most likely, but it brings some issues to the forefront.  Each year we crunch the numbers and try to get as big a return back from the taxes we have...