Roll Call!

I remember the crisp autumn mornings of elementary school, full of anticipation, angsts, new back to school sneakers and a full compliment of school supplies. One of the anchors of the day for me was roll call; the teacher calling each name to see who was there and who was not. I guess one could […]

Where Do Blessings Come From?

Blessed to be a blessing: Where do the blessings in our lives come from? Are they born? Are they delivered and left alone outside of our doorways? Do they spring up from the earth like a tree planted by the still water? Do they simply appear out of everything and nothingness? After pondering this thought […]