More or Less

If someone asked you what are 5 more things you would like to have in your life, what would you say?  Maybe you could would come up with some type of Christmas wish list of material things you would like, or maybe it would include more intangible things like peace,...

Broken

If you live in Iowa, you or someone you know was probably affected by the Derecho that blew through the state on Monday.  I saw a storm building in Western Iowa, and asked my brother if he got any rain and he sent me a photo of some downed trees.  We had ample...

The Worst

There seems to be a lot of division lately with how things will play out in our day to day lives.  People seem to be upset about whether or not they are required to wear a face mask when they go into a store.  Some people believe they live in a bubble and don’t think...

The Way

Listen, my son, accept what I say, and the years of your life will be many.  I instruct you in the way of wisdom and lead you along straight paths.   When you walk, your steps will not be hampered; when you run, you will not stumble.   Hold on to instruction, do not...

The Wall

Years ago, I was hiking in a jungle with my brother, another good friend, and a woman who would eventually become my wife.  We read about this trail that led to a waterfall, so thought it would be worthwhile to check it out.  We hiked down in the valley, then found...