Better Choices
Posted on January 25, 2016

According to Charlie Brown, “All you need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” Mae West raised the bar by saying, “If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right.” Want a third verse of the same song? Okay, then how about this one from Katharine Hepburn: “If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.”

Posted on January 17, 2016

This is a blog about blogging. Actually, it’s about my approach to blogging. If that seems a bit self-serving, I apologize. Don’t feel obligated to read it. It’s okay. Really.

What Am I Peddling
Posted on January 11, 2016

Not long ago a woman, upon learning I am a minister, asked a straightforward question (which implied that she thinks many clergy may be opportunistic Elmer Gantry types). She said: “What are you peddling?” It could have been more politely phrased, but at least it was honest. “What are you peddling?” I answered: “Life.” She continued: “I thought you were peddling Jesus,” to which I replied: “I think He is the quickest and surest way to get what I am peddling."