3:01 PM Sep 23, 2015
Setting an example is never an easy thing to do. And, of course, the reason for that is that nobody’s perfect!
1:59 PM Sep 18, 2015
Every human being has a right to free, potable water to meet their basic human needs. But that doesn’t mean water should be ubiquitously free or even cheap.
1:02 PM Sep 17, 2015
As I was chatting with my Texas granddaughter on the phone the other day, she started to tell me that now that she is in sixth grade she gets to use an iPad for schoolwork.
1:57 PM Sep 16, 2015
Like most clergy in their training, I participated in Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE). In fact, I did much more than the several quarters that most denominations require — I studied and lived in Boston State Mental Hospital for nine months. I ate with the patients for my three meals a day, sometimes even sitting across from convicted murderers.
3:00 PM Sep 15, 2015
I was in Target a while back and figured I may as well pick up some school supplies while I was there. I was making my way to that part of the store when suddenly I stopped and stared — I couldn’t believe the disaster that lie before me!
12:00 PM Sep 14, 2015
I’ve come to admire anyone who runs for political offices.
12:00 PM Sep 10, 2015
While walking the beach with a friend earlier this summer, she told us a sad story about her dad and her step mom. Her dad and mom had been married 52 years, until her mom died. Twelve years ago he remarried, to a woman whose husband had passed away. It sounds like a sweet story.
1:00 PM Sep 9, 2015
Do you ever feel like giving up? Quitting? Probably we all have from time to time.
3:03 PM Sep 4, 2015
With more than 20 presidential candidates, voters have much to learn before they vote, but asking whether they would have gone to war with Iraq — knowing what we know now — is a poor question.