Tag Archives: Paul Alcorn

Resolutions

To tell the truth, I am not one who is big on New Years. Either the celebration or making resolutions. Maybe because New Year’s always seems to come so quickly after Christmas and most years (including this one!) I am … Continue reading

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The Headlines in the News

The headlines hit me like a ton of bricks. We were driving out of the mountains of West Virginia where we had been on our annual summer work trip. Twenty-two high school students. Eight adults. A week spent replacing a … Continue reading

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Summer Sabbath

My vacation begins in another two weeks. I am very ready. After a very busy spring and early summer I need some time away. Time away from my usual routine. Time to pay less attention to my To Do list. … Continue reading

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Love Wins

Let me be honest. I know the story. I have heard it and read it my entire life. But even with that being the case, I don’t really know what happened. I don’t know what happened early that morning at … Continue reading

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Today, Two Things…

The headlines are heavy. ISIS. Boko Haram. Syria. Political craziness. A train crash. The funerals. A friend whose memory is failing. In the face of all of that and more, today I am going to do two things. First, I … Continue reading

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Still Christmas

Out there it is after Christmas. Decorations are coming down. Discarded Christmas trees line the sidewalk. Life is returning to a more normal pattern. But, here it is different. Here, within the community of the church, Christmas continues. Rather than Christmas … Continue reading

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