Monthly Archives: August 2015

The 40 Fruit Church

Stunning, isn’t it? What a beautiful church! Church? Maybe I ought to explain. Background That tree (and others like it) is the work of Sam Van Aken, an art professor at Syracuse University in New York. Growing up on a … Continue reading

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What Hungry Widows Can Teach You

“That’s enough. It’s time for a change!” Peter plopped down, too tired to elaborate. The other apostles, just as drained, nodded. It was easier than voicing their agreement. But Peter couldn’t keep his thoughts to himself. Accustomed to shouldering responsibility, … Continue reading

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Can God Fix My Mistakes?

I have Type 1 diabetes, so I rely on insulin, which I get from an insulin pump. No larger than a pager (remember those?), it houses a plastic cylinder that holds the insulin. A rod pushes up a plunger at … Continue reading

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When Pain Seems Pointless

I’m glad July’s over! I spent most of the month wrestling with a host of medical problems like plantar fasciitis, a viral infection, dehydration, borderline diabetic ketoacidosis, an ulcer, an asthma-like bronchial condition, and some urological issues. I felt achy, … Continue reading

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