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Today’s find: Crucible

A prison isn’t supposed to be comfortable. I get that.

But does it really have to be so cruel?

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Today’s find: Singleton

Can a single swing of the golf club evoke a scene of biblical import? Or is it mere vanity to think so?

I’ve been pondering these questions for several days now – ever since I was the lone witness to a hole-in-one during League play.

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Today’s find: Soaked

We golfers are a curious breed. Generally, we’re reasonable chaps – with enough sense to come in outta the rain.

But once we’re on the course?  Not so much.

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Today’s find: Reflection

Living up to its name, The Magic House provided an enchanting moment for this ol’ Gramps the other day.

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Today’s find: Pearls

I got wind of a writing gig a few weeks back…and I wound up spitting the bit. Continue reading

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Today’s find: Ferguson

It’s only about 530 miles from the St. Louis metro area…to Gatlinburg, TN…but five years ago this weekend, I remember thinking it seemed like a million.

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Today’s find: Awake, again.

On this, the Feast of the Transfiguration, thought I might re-post a reflection I wrote a bit earlier this year…when we were blessed to visit the very spot where Jesus dazzled…even as some key disciples dithered. Here’s what I wrote back in mid-Lent:

Perhaps Peter should have traveled by taxi up to the top of Mount Tabor. That experience certainly would have kept him from falling asleep.

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Today’s find: Deadwood

We took a short hike at Castlewood the other day, and by the end I found myself wandering – in a bit of wonder – around Colossae.

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Today’s find: Arnie & Abraham

It occurs to me that I might enjoy playing a round of golf with Abraham, the biblical patriarch.

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Today’s find: Fertile ground

It wasn’t a flash mob, exactly…but I had to wonder what the locals thought as they strolled by Ss. Peter & Paul parish in downtown Waterloo, IL last evening.

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