No Greater Love

I can’t count the number of speeches, lectures, and sermons I’ve heard in my life.  If I had to put a number to it I’d guess about a million (well, maybe not that many; math has never been my strong suit).  I tune out the first half of all of speakers and tune back in...

The Perfect Gift

There is great fulfillment for a parent to be able to give gifts that are most wanted by their children (within reason).  I remember times waiting in long lines at the toy store for the latest and greatest model of Transformer, driving hundreds of miles in the wee...

Some Things You Never Outgrow

I remember waiting with growing anticipation for the last day of school.  The final bell would ring and everyone would race to get out of the building and into three months of freedom.  A Kentucky Derby winner could not have outraced anyone of us!  The only event that...