FMM

Five Minute Memoir quip #214 I’m quite certain I could never work for a living. I look back upon 21 years of pastoral ministry and realize I was simply living out and sharing my faith-journey with others. Sermons, visitation, teaching, care—those were just things I loved to do. It wasn’t a job. I got paid…

How to Stop School Shootings

Another school shooting. Our hearts hurt. Let the latest round of political posturing begin. Left and Right—pointing fingers. Everybody is shouting solutions, which are nothing of the sort. Let me be clear: I’m not leaning left or right here. With a situation as severe as this, I believe all of the ideas being shared are…

The Literary Life

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one. — George R. R. Martin

Influential II

Continuing this series ... eh hem ... trip down memory lane. What were the most influential albums I listened to growing up? Which ones made an indelible impression on me? Which would I recommend to others as “musts” from days-gone-by? My personal top ten, in no particular order-- Post two of ten: Boston It was…