People like Us.

People like Us.

I wrote this column for Pentecost in 2009.  Pentecost is the day each year we remember when believers in Jesus were given God’s Spirit.  With more computing power in our smartphones than was used during the Apollo missions, we probably don’t miss the...
Poppa’s Prayers

Poppa’s Prayers

I wrote this for Easter 2009.  It got the most responses of all the columns I’ve written.  And the response I remember most was the woman who said “Now you go and let Poppa pray for you.”  Which I did. (Pictured is Poppa’s easy chair). My step-father is dying....
Our “Home”

Our “Home”

This galaxy pictured above is not “our” home; but, in many ways it is very similar to our real home, the Milky Way galaxy. This image was of a beautiful spiral galaxy called NGC 6744. Like our Milky Way galaxy, NGC 6744 has a prominent central region packed with old...