Monthly Archives: April 2009

Obedience

Reading A Testament of Devotion by Thomas Kelly, I was particularly struck by the following quote from his section on holy obedience. “Don’t grit your teeth and clinch your fists and say, ‘I will! I will!’ Relax. Take hands off. … Continue reading

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A 70th Wedding Anniversary

Yesterday was devoted to celebrating the 70th wedding anniversary of my mother and father-in-law,  Arnold and Ruby Mae Watson. We began with breakfast followed by a reception from 10-4 and ended with a catered dinner. All went well. Many family … Continue reading

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90 Years

Today is Ann’s father’s 90th birthday. He has been greatly blessed with a long and active life. Even at ninety, he remains independent and very active. He plays golf several times a week, walking at least nine holes of each … Continue reading

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Larry Crabb quote

This quote from Larry Crabb was clipped from Mike Cope’s blog post today. clipped from preachermike.com The future of the church depends on whether it develops true community. We can get by for a while on size, skilled communication, and … Continue reading

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Ann’s Parents Celebrate Marriage Milestone

We are in Abilene for Ann’s parent’s wedding anniversary and 90th birthdays. The article below appeared in the local paper. We’re looking forward to the weekend when there will be a reception and several family gatherings. Celebrating 70 years together … Continue reading

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A Thought on Grace

clipped from www.internetmonk.com Grace doesn’t approve. Grace just refuses to give up on us. (God really is amazing!)  

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Thinking About God

“What comes into our mind when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” A.W. Tozer I came across the above quotation several years ago in Tozer’s book The Knowledge of the Holy. It has had a … Continue reading

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News Alert

Pictures of me from the Papa John’s 10 Miler are now available for purchase HERE. Don’t wait they may sell out. The Papa John’s 10 Miler was the last leg of the Louisville Triple Crown of Running. I was able … Continue reading

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Back Again

I continue to struggle with posting my thoughts and experiences . I wonder sometimes if I have made blogging a requirement rather than an opportunity to communicate and share. It is not that I don’t have any subjects or experiences … Continue reading

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Madison’s Birthday Celebration

Today we had a Wilmore celebration for Madison who will be 8 on April 6. It was a good day. Ann fixed a great dinner. We had cake and ice cream followed by fun time visiting around the fire in … Continue reading

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