Kingdom Work…
Kingdom Work…
/ July 25, 2017 0 COMMENTS
In the parable of the sower, Matthew 13: 3-9, a story that I love, I am reminded ...
Tarshish…
Tarshish…
/ July 18, 2017 0 COMMENTS
On Father’s day we were invited to a bible church by Daughts and her Hubs. Called The Parks it meets in the courthouse in downtown McKinney, a familiar venue and close to home. I ...
Vacation Bible School…
Vacation Bible School…
/ July 3, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I am never at ease doing something that takes me out of my box. Yet I am sure God is prodding me to stop feeling so comfortable now that I am older, wiser and have more confidence. Our ...
A Reflection on the 23rd Psalm…
A Reflection on the 23rd Psalm…
/ June 29, 2017 0 COMMENTS
You know, I hadn’t even considered working in a school.  Stories from friends had done a good job at putting me off. Trips to see shows in local Mega Highschools had affirmed my ...
A Day of Contemplation and Reflection…
A Day of Contemplation and Reflection…
/ March 8, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I’d never heard of In School Suspensions although I should have put two and two together since I went to boarding school and that’s the only kind of suspension we could get ...
Freedom…
Freedom…
/ January 31, 2017 0 COMMENTS
As we walk into the kitchen from the garage we are greeted by three cats. There are a couple of motives for this behavior, the first has to do with food, the second appeals to their ...
On Being God…
On Being God…
/ December 14, 2016 0 COMMENTS
Have you ever lain awake at night worrying about something that is absolutely out of your control? Imagining that if you worry hard enough something will change? Convincing yourself ...
The Big Day…
The Big Day…
/ August 27, 2016 3 COMMENTS
At six o’clock in the morning it was still dark! The tradition of a sacred Saturday lie-in with coffee in bed was eclipsed by a far more important event. Daughts came in as ...
Crush…
Crush…
/ August 15, 2016 0 COMMENTS
Last year we returned to Footlights from house sitting in Florida to a round of hay baling, field tilling, cattle herding, pizza eating, crop harvesting and grape crushing. The latter, ...
Job Application…
Job Application…
/ July 29, 2016 0 COMMENTS
My film-making son in California asked me what I had been doing all week and I groaned, “Filling out an application for a Christian school in McKinney…” “Why the ...
Neighbourly….
Neighbourly….
/ July 22, 2016 0 COMMENTS
Since arriving at Footlights we have settled in really well. The whole process started a year ago at a Pizza and Beer get-together, hosted weekly, weather permitting, by a couple who ...