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
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
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?
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?