Ponder These Things

The scriptures say: “But Mary treasured these words…and pondered them in her heart.” When I hear this familiar part of our Christmas story…an image comes to my mind.  I picture … Continue reading Ponder These Things

Way Off the Map

In his great book on adaptive leadership, “Canoeing the Mountains,” Tod Bolsinger tells the story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.  In August of 1805, Captain Meriwether Lewis stood at … Continue reading Way Off the Map

The Music of Christmas

Music is simply a way of blending tones, rhythms and oftentimes lyrics, to tell a story.  But it is more than that.  Music connects our minds and our hearts…our emotions…in … Continue reading The Music of Christmas

A Dog’s Life

This is our dog’s favorite position.  While Kennedy does enjoy walks, car rides and the occasional opportunity to bark at and chase squirrels, deer and rabbits, we will often walk … Continue reading A Dog’s Life