I returned to Camp Omagh for the first time in 9 years last week. I hadn't been there for an entire week since I was out managing camp. It was just great! We celebrated the twins birthday (mine too). I have spent a few birthdays out at camp over the years. Here are a selection: … Continue reading A Week at Camp Omagh
Month: July 2007
Jesus and the Teacher's Pet
When a Bible story is in all three gospels it must be important. Each writer had a different intention in what they chose to write. Matthew was trying to make a case for the Jewish reader: Jesus is the Messiah, the anointed one. Matthew quotes the O.T. more than any other writer, 93 times in … Continue reading Jesus and the Teacher's Pet
What is a Blind Man to Do?
Bill Cosby has a funny story about when you say something stupid and before you're done saying it you know it's stupid but you keep on saying it anyway. He was doing a show in Las Vegas with Ray Charles and Ray invited him over to talk one night so Bill shows up at the building and buzzes Ray's room. … Continue reading What is a Blind Man to Do?
Who's the King of Pain?
Jacob is at an interesting age where he will ask the truly deep philosophical questions, take countless pictures of himself, and now listens to everything I say, whether I mean for him to hear it or not. While driving in the car we were listening to the radio - 80's hits and all - and Jacob bursts out … Continue reading Who's the King of Pain?