Ramblings and Observations

Christmas Fiasco Vignettes

A Big Apple Christmas Matt McPherson was headed to the nightlife and excitement of New York City. “Christmas with my little brother,” he thought. “Yeah,

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Transformative Change

When they are crushed and strained, grapes become wine. When seeds find themselves in damp, dark places, they sprout into bounty and beauty. Under pressure,

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Doors to a Bright Spot

This month I’m mixing two very different practices. First, the Christian Advent Calendar with its little doors or tabs that have a surprise gift inside.   Second,

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Gratitude and Expectations

You may expect a November blog to be about thankfulness. Well. . . it is and it isn’t. First, let’s talk about expectations. The year-end holidays

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That Most Important Thing

Do you find it challenging to make decisions or manage change? Are your decision factors fuzzy? Does it stress you out to determine what’s next?

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The Other Road

I missed the road I intended to take as a short cut on my long drive home. Then I missed the turn that would have

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Fractured

Parts of our planet Earth look so fractured from 30,000’ above. As a result of millennials of change, our planet has reacted to the flow

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