Human being.

The Art of Human Being

Have you ever felt you are so far behind that you will never catch up? I have.  In fact, I feel that way a lot.  That I am losing more ground than I’m covering.  That everything just slips farther and farther away, and I can’t move fast enough to catch the target. It’s confession time.  I’m not just writing this …

Ruins

In Our Ruins

When I was very young, my grandfather died in a car accident.  Well, that’s not entirely true.  He actually survived the car accident.  But he did not survive the medical care that followed.  There was some talk, to my understanding, that there were grounds for a medical malpractice suit.  However, I know for a fact there was a great deal …

Reborn

We Are Reborn

“This must be what it feels like when you begin to die.” That thought hit me one day when I was sitting alone in my room in the hospital.  It wasn’t a melancholy thought: it wasn’t despairing.  It was more of a stop-breathing, “whoa” moment.  Because it was true. I had just finished a week-long stint of a lethal chemo …

Prayer wth candle

Prayer Page Update

First of all, I want to thank you for making the prayer page a success. I’ve gotten some great responses from this page, and I appreciate you taking the time to pray for these great people. Second, I have a number of updates for you. There are new people who desperately need your prayers, and I also have updates on …