On Shaky Ground

I was reading a great new book (“Whatever the Cost” by David and Jason Benham) and ran across a marvelous analogy (you know I’m a sucker for stories).  Ravi Zacharias (famed Christian apologist) visited the Wexner Center for the Arts at Ohio State...

Cliffhanger

Back in the stone age (actually, 1990’s), I loved going to movies on the weekends, especially when my favorite star was appearing.  In this case it was Sylvester Stallone and the movie was “Cliffhanger” (1993).  Every movie, at a certain moment, I would quickly cover...

The Apple and the Tree

I remember when I was about four waking from a bad dream.  Crying out, I yelled for my mother.  I wanted her there to comfort me, assuring me everything would be alright.  She held and rocked me until I fell back to sleep.  That’s what moms do.  They love...

Country Living

For the past several months, my husband and I have been transitioning from the big city to the big country (a hoot and holler 130 miles east of Dallas).  While my husband spends time getting back to his “roots,” I find myself transitioning away from the asphalted big...