Today’s find: Bread man

There are times when you encounter an exhortation in the Gospel that both beggars the imagination and pierces the heart. And then, only a prophet – a holy man – can help you find the wisdom in Jesus’ words.

I like to remember “Bob, the priest” – Father Bob Menner – as just such a blessing in my life.

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Today’s find: Disruption

Third time’s a charm, I suppose.

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Today’s find: Scraps

Lately, there’ve been times when I’ve felt the past three months have seemed like years.

Three years…or thirty.

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Today’s find: Pandemic Icon

Here’s certainly among the most unexpected – and uplifting – blessings of our COVID-19 period: I learned a great deal about the writing (or painting) of religious icons.

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Today’s find: Descent

The Spirit stirred a bit in a city park yesterday. So why am I surprised?

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Today’s find: Weathered

A most unusual storm derailed a family tradition yesterday, and sent us scurrying for safety.

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Today’s find: COVID-19 Communion

The Psalmist had a message for me – for us – as we gathered in the pews this morning. Which, you’d have to agree, is quite a trick considering that the verses were written 2,500 years or so ago.

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Today’s find: Grand Marshall

We had a lot of company, I discovered, when we hit the pavement the other evening for a post-dinner walk around the neighborhood.

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Today’s find: Lava project

Maybe it was the shaky WiFi connection, but I’m not sure I ever convinced our grandkids (during a recent FaceTime chat} that Gramps was “planting a volcano” in the backyard.

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Today’s find: Clodhopper

Day 47 of “shelter-in-place”: in which “side yard” becomes “garden plot.” And it becomes apparent to the Little One that he has lost his footing.

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