Christmas 2015.

January 6, 2016

Magic. Memories. Hope. Laughter. Food. Drink. Games. Traditions. Children. Adults. Music. And above all, before all, during all, after all, everything was and is about the birth of the Savior of the world, the only reason for Christmas, the One who made Christmas not merely a day but one of the two greatest acts of love the world has ever known. As we look forward into 2016, I can't help but one little peak back at glimpses of a couple of my favorite days of 2015:  Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  These are just snapshots, just a small sampling of those days,...

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2016 … A Word and More.

January 5, 2016

So it turns out that the main thing that separates us from the cave man - either of the true anthropological variety or of the GEICO commercial variety - and let's face it, those commercials were the bomb - is language.  Words.  Oral communication.  Otherwise, I'm not sure how much we've evolved. Cave man needed food, shelter, and water to survive. Modern man needs food, shelter, and water to survive. Cave man sought to provide for his family. Modern man seeks to provide for his family. Cave man needed fire and some kind of animal skin (a.k.a. prehistoric fashion) to stay warm. Modern...

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