CONNECTION A WordPress Discovery Challenge Some years ago, my aunt got into using FaceBook to keep up with friends and her daughters. She tried to get her husband involved. “I really don’t need to know,” he said, “every time someone goes to the bathroom.” The other day, on one of my rare excursions on FaceBook, … More Connection
The Daily Post: Apology “Sometimes sorry isn’t enough.” Having grown up in the sixties, when love was free and meant never saying your sorry, I thought she was speaking another language. She wasn’t. She meant it.
WordPress Photo Challenge “Narrow“ Strive to enter through the narrow door. For many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able. Luke 13:24
“What’s it all about when you sort it out, Alfie?” Sings Burt Bacharach in the back ground. Just pretend you here it too. It sets the electronic stages, so to speak. As I initially set up JonahzSong, I explored in my mind what the central theme would be. For a few years I’d been writing … More What’s it all about. . .
Not really much on confronting people, I often used to simply talk about them behind their backs. That’s not a great thing to do, and isn’t it gossip? Is gossip right conduct? No. But what’s there to do if I’m offended by someone’s actions? I’m still not much on confrontation. Lot of questions.
“Hang in there!” isn’t something one wants to hear after sharing a particularly severe trial or painful ordeal. It’s usually said as the person walks away, perhaps as an afterthought. Clearly the person doesn’t relate, doesn’t understand the pain, or can’t deal with it. And then there’s the time someone gets all scripture-quoting with advice, … More Unbound!
At the helm of a small boat in a storm. Or maybe it was when I was a very young child, at night trying to sleep, and the monsters attacked. It’s all the same, really. I am fearful. I cry out in distress. It is my mother that pops her head in the door, light … More At the Helm of a Small Boat in a Storm
Recent world events have people fearful. Mr. Donald Trump made much of the reality of a dark world during his acceptance speech for the Republican Party’s nomination as the American Presidential Candidate. Even Christians are concerned. The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association posted the following: Staying Grounded in Christ When the World Seems Out of Control … More Staying Grounded in a Chaotic World
Bobby said he wants to write about his experiences with his crazy wife. He said no one would believe him if he wrote or even told anyone the things that have gone on in his life. Except me. I believe him. Bobby figures as a story, it could pass as weird fiction. He said he … More It’s a small world after all
The Things We Leave Behind The Daily Post at WordPress. It hadn’t occurred to me where I might be going, I just knew I was to leave Jerusalem very soon. I also knew it would be a long time before I’d return. I sorted out some things to give away, and other stuff not worth keeping … More Left Behind