How’s Your Vision?

When Steve and I were young pastors serving the First Presbyterian Church of Medford, Oregon, we took 19 junior and senior highs on a three-week go-and-serve trip to Southeast Alaska.  One week was spent in the Tlingit Indian village of Angoon, where we painted the floor of the sanctuary of the local Presbyterian Church and […]

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From Company to Companion

Based on: Luke 24:13-35 It had been a highly emotional three days for those two people walking home from Jerusalem to Emmaus. First had come the horror of that awful day when a man whom they trusted, a man in whom they had put their faith, was put to death by the Romans.  And it […]

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Those Little Stories

The summer after my freshman year in college, I had the summer job that all my friends coveted – I was a lifeguard at our town pool. The Riverside Swim Club was a very safe environment with two lifeguards on duty at all times in the big pool, and children were not even allowed into […]

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