First Words of the Day

A1: "If Werewolves were real, what would happen to them if they ate that frosting Maggie put on that cake?" Me: "Um, nothing.  Why?" A1: "I thought they were just meat eaters." * These were her first words of the day. Not, "Good morning, Papa", not "I'm hungry", just a question about the ability of werewolves to … Continue reading First Words of the Day

Religious Responsibility of Parents

O God, we have heard with our ears, our fathers have told us, what deeds you performed in their days, in the days of old:  Psalm 44:1 (ESV) We have a responsiblity to pass on to our children our faith.  Our children will not know if we don't tell them.  It is not primarily the pastor's, or … Continue reading Religious Responsibility of Parents


Today I got a haircut.  This is a big deal.  I went to a barber.  Not a hair stylist...a barber.  I haven't been to a barber since my last visit to see my grandparents.  It's hard to find barbers anymore, but I love going to an old fashioned barber and getting a haircut. This gentleman … Continue reading Haircut