Tag Archives: distractions

Everyone needs a cause

I’m fully convinced that everyone wants a cause to embrace. Trump-mania continues to top the polls because people want something to be a part of, especially if they think they will win. At the end of the day, most people … Continue reading

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I’m glad I’m narrow minded.

Have you ever been asked, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Even as a youth pastor, people would ask me what my plans were when I finally got a real job. Pushaw. As if playing dodgeball … Continue reading

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I used to wear a cowboy hat…don’t judge me!

At some point in my early childhood, I took to wearing a dark red, felt cowboy hat. It was large even for my over-sized melon, but I wore it often and wore it with pride. Even after the day it … Continue reading

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Check mate!

By Joe Castaneda Have you every played four games of chess at once? I’m not a great chess player by any stretch, although I enjoy the game from time-to-time. Over the years, however, I have taught each of my children … Continue reading

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A Little Perspective, Please.

A week before we moved to Michigan, we began the process of getting internet connected at our camp house. Three and a half weeks later, we’re still without internet, although the promise of digital goodness is just a day or … Continue reading

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