Being A Friend – Best Friends – Long, Long Journey – Part 2

(I have been wanting to do a series of posts about friendship, and specifically about being a friend of God. This is the seventh post of the series. The previous posts are here, here, here, here, here and here.)   Continuing from where we left off, C.S. Lewis’ sermon, The Weight Of Glory, helps us see our friends in a perspective of… Read More Being A Friend – Best Friends – Long, Long Journey – Part 2

Being A Friend – Best Friends: Long, Long Journey – Part 1

(I have been wanting to do a series of posts about friendship, and specifically about being a friend of God. This is the sixth post of the series. The previous posts are here, here, here, here, and here.) My best friends, and I, are believers and followers of Jesus. We each met Him separately, and we all have… Read More Being A Friend – Best Friends: Long, Long Journey – Part 1

Remembered

My company has experienced tumultuous times over the last couple of years. Our department has diminished to a handful of hard-working employees. In the last few months we lost two long-time and heavily-invested people who were once deemed critical to the company’s success. There was fear that one of these individuals might leave the company:… Read More Remembered

Proper Pronunciation

One day at work… VP:         “I want to see if you are interested in taking on more responsibility.” Me:        “What did you have in mind?”                     VP:         “I’d like you to take over this team (holds up an organization chart).” Me:        “That is quite a lot more responsibility.”   VP:         “It will be a stretch.” Me:        “I… Read More Proper Pronunciation

Finishing Well

Last night I attended an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting where we honored people celebrating years of sober living. Some of the people have been on a sober and spiritual journey for over 45 years. These are people that may have started out stumbling but will likely finish their race well. I love recovered drunks, like myself.… Read More Finishing Well