“ Church means giving up the fantasy that we can find fulfillment and righteousness alone. It means doing things at inconvenient times with eccentric people in sometimes clumsy ways…. because life is a team game……”
It is a big ocean to be lost in….. it is a big world and life to be lost in. Sheep, coins, sons, daughters …….
I remember when our boys where in Kindergarten and was taught the phrase “ Stranger-Danger.” It always bothered me…….
We are a divided country. Matters of political affiliation and observation, religious denominations or denouncement, economic differences divide us……
Does the Milky Way as distant as it may be, taste and smell like sweet ripe raspberries and the sugary distilled rum? Do the stars of the universe tell us about a time and an eternity that is connected beyond our understanding? Do the stars light years away, promise us of things to come?
Our houses and garages contain a lot of stuff. Accumulated stuff. “ A house is just a pile of stuff with a cover on….”