The Small “g” gods

We recently spent time on the island of Kauai and enjoyed learning the history and culture of the island. We chose Kauai because it was the quieter and slower paced island in Hawaii. It’s called the Garden Island, and it is easy to see why. We left Los Angeles and flew over the water for […]

The God Daniel Knew

March is a great time to live in Texas. While much of the country is still shoveling snow, Texans are watching the early hints of spring sprout from the ground and bud on trees. We have almost turned the corner on another winter and spring is on the way. The seasons measure the forward progress […]


I thought I was successfully and carefully avoiding the flu, until last Wednesday. I’m borderline OCD when it comes to washing my hands and staying germ-free. But, I got in my car after teaching Bible study and felt tired. I’m usually a little tired after teaching, so I didn’t think too much about that. Later […]

Friends are Family

My friend called me from her vacation the other day and said, “You have GOT to get these sandals!” By the time we hung up, I had a pair ordered and on the way. (By the way, the name of the sandals is OOFOS Oolala flip-flops.) We have shopped together many times, and she knows […]