Author Archives: John Schroeder

About John Schroeder

A spiritual pilgrim...who also happens to be a professional writer...one who enjoys sharing stories of his encounters along the way. Most days, those encounters are occurring in and around my community in Manchester, MO (St. Joseph Parish). For more about my commercial experience, see my Personal Links below. http://www.corpwrite.com/ http://www.linkedin.com/in/corpwrite https://withusstill.wordpress.com/

Today’s find: Blowout

At times I wonder whether St. Catherine of Siena might not be an @SLU_Billikens fan.

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Today’s find: OK, Boomer

Here’s hoping that my semi-scatological expletive wasn’t audible to the other reticent Romeos in the greeting card aisle yesterday.

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Today’s find: Scenic view

I tried hard not to be jealous when a friend told me about his plans to spend this weekend skiing in Colorado. Then he sent a photo of the view he’s enjoying in Telluride.

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Today’s find: Lulu

I’m not exactly quick to embrace emerging technologies, but with subtle encouragement from my friends Andy and Mary, I recently added “Lulu.com” to the list.

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Today’s find: Called by name

Forty-five minutes into the meeting, I was begging under my breath to be set free.

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Today’s find: Disguised

I’m beginning to see clearly – with  a bit of “2020 vision” – some things that were not at all obvious to me in 1975.

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Today’s find: Gift bearers

The bowling balls were bouncing a bit at Harvest Lanes yesterday.

Bouncing…or thunking: take your pick. But certainly not rolling, not in any sense that an experienced kegler could appreciate.

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Today’s find: Resolutions

On retreat at King’s House this New Year’s Eve, where Fr. Mark Dean, OMI, has already blessed me with this thought-provoking observation…

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Today’s find: Keep walking

Spend a little time with the Joseph sketched in scripture, and you quickly discover this: He was a man on the move.

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Today’s find: Mel Tormé

It was Ellen, mother of the one-year-old, who first noticed: We were being blessed this year to celebrate a ‘Mel Tormé Christmas’.

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