Category Archives: Spirituality

“Linger or Remain?”

It’s a mixture of molasses, brown sugar and ketchup mixed in between navy beans, bacon and ground beef in a slow cooker for ten hours that make an outdoor event enjoyable. My sister’s party was a hit and her neighborhood … Continue reading

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“Stuck In The Middle With You”

Jesus uses “wheat, seed and yeast” to describe the Kingdom of God. “Welcome to the quiz show, ‘Take Your Pick Sunday.’ Take your pick of which one best describes you: wheat, seed or yeast. Wheat, seed or yeast. If church … Continue reading

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Four (Not So Little) Words

In the middle of the Catholic Mass, the priest begins a prayer with four words attributed to our love to God: “right, just, duty and salvation.” This beginning sentence is often (if not every time) hurried through to get to … Continue reading

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Staying Fit At Work

Who needs a health club when you have a job! Jumping to conclusions Flying off the handle Dodging responsibility Pushing your luck Pushing the sale “Just punt” Doing an endrun around projects You’re stepping out of line You dodged that … Continue reading

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“Well, I kinda believe…”

When you imagine what a prophet looks like, most likely it’s a raggedy dressed, messy beard (always a man, by the way), standing on a street corner yelling at everyone passing by but no one is stopping to listen. That’s … Continue reading

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Jesus: The Character Actor

Character actors make the star of a film look great. Continue reading

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“Every Day Is Saturday!”

If someone asks me what day it is I now say that, “I think it’s Saturday.” I add “think” so they don’t put me away but inside myself, I truly believe in the Saturday-ness of it all right now. My … Continue reading

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An Idea

Where Does It Begin? An idea comes out of nowhere but originates in the ordinary mind of an ordinary person. An idea takes mindful flight as it travels, “tossed into the air and transformed…escape and recaptured..made iridescent with fancy, and … Continue reading

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Bowling With Jesus

The 3, 6 and 9th Bowling frames are my favorites. What other sport not only allows but encourages you to drink! These three frames are called “beer frames.” When I was in college, I received a college credit for Bowling … Continue reading

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“Letters From My Cats,” New Book

Available now at Amazon.com in paperback or Kindle, a great gift for cat lovers!

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