All Lives Matter!

In recent months, I have seen a preponderance of memes on Facebook stating different lives matter. It began soon after the events in Ferguson, Missouri when memes began to reflect the long held feelings of the African American population of not being seen as insignificant. The memes simply stated what racism has denied them, Black…

Can You See what God Sees

In November of 1989, one month after Chelsea was born, Maureen and I closed on what was the first and only house we have ever owned. The house was built in the late 20’s and was, shall we say, in need of some work. Well actually, lots of work! In fact, the house needed a…

Being Family to Jesus

In the first chapter of John’s Gospel, two of John the Baptist’s disciples decide to physically follow Jesus. When Jesus realizes he is being followed, he turns to the two men and asks, “what are you looking for?”A valid question, a question we should often ask ourselves, especially in terms of what we are seeking…