maybe someday I’ll outgrow this…

Over the past few years, one of my treats to myself has been ordering the MLB Extra Innings package so I can watch the Red Sox.  However, this summer I decided, there is simply too much going on between family & church stuff, so I decided to take a year off.  In...

follow-up to Sunday

On Sunday I mentioned some research on marriage/divorce & contempt.  Here’s the link if you’d like to research this more.  interesting…. NPR Interview

still a bit hazy…

Last week is a bit of a blur… Sunday: Drive to Syracuse…Fly to JFK…Sleep on chairs in JFK Monday: Get up at 5 am…Fly to New Orleans…Discover Cafe Du Monde Tuesday & Wednesday:  Walk around New Orleans…fly back to...

transformation weekend

Wow.  I am exhausted.  I am excited.  I’m a little lost for words. Me as well as 9 others from the Ithaca Vineyard just completed going through Transformation Weekend (tw) at the Vineyard of Greater Boston.  We came here thinking that we might want to bring...

New Orleans…

Despite JetBlue making it interesting on both ends of the trip, Liz & I had a really relaxing time in New Orleans. We spent most of our time walking around the French Quarter, trying to figure out places where Liz could get a gluten-free meal (not the easiest city...

it’s all about the adventure

So it’s Monday morning @ 5:45 & we are still @ JFK…but we’ll be on the plane in about 1 hour & in New Orleans by around 10 am…so by the time it is all said & done, we only lost about 12 hours in the Big Easy.  And hey, we would have...

how nicely can you say, “but I don’t care?”

So here’s the deal…it is windy in NYC. so our flight into JFK is delayed..according to Jet Blue, the average flight out of JFK is delayed by 1:45…except our flight… But they were very nice when they told us it stinks that they are dumping us in...

JetBlue Part 2.

So Liz & I are on our way for 3 days of relaxing in New Orleans…that screeching noise it Jet Blue slamming the brakes on our plans.  “Hey, you are going to miss your connecting flight by 10 minutes…do you mind staying in New York over night &...

New Orleans

On Sunday morning we’ll be talking about the 4th commandment…honoring the sabbath.  And then afterwards, Liz & I are hoping on a plane to New Orleans for an extended, 3-day sabbath.  We are taking one computer so that we can video chat with the kids...

lesson learned

On Sunday morning we talked about faith & sacrifice. We looked at the story from 1 Kings 17 where a widow is asked to give the last of her food to Elijah & then God will provide for her. Now, most of us are not dealing with drought or famine anytime soon, but...