Sunday, October 9, 2022

Sunday Sermonette

 "Fate vs free will?  I've heard it described this way.  At birth we are given the pieces to a jigsaw puzzle with a picture on the box.  We don't have to construct that picture, but we do have to use the pieces given to us."

Sunday, October 2, 2022

Sunday Sermonette

 "One thing certain about anyone you think has had an easy life is that they are not personally aware of it."

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Sunday Sermonette

  "It is hard to respond to ignorance, since it rarely has any questions."


Friday, September 9, 2022

Friday Flyer

 "One thing pretty certain about Judgment Day is that it will be the first time you are judged by someone who knows the whole story."

Friday, August 12, 2022

Friday Flyer

 Seems there is always some line from "Casablanca" that rings true to our times.  The line perhaps most relevant today....

"I was misinformed."

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Thoughtful Tuesday

 "The promise to love forever is always based on the barest sampling of love and the tiniest glimpse of forever."

Sunday, August 7, 2022

Weekend Wildcard

 "The time machine I dream of would not merely travel backward and forward.  It would have a button for lingering in the moment."

Friday, August 5, 2022

Friday Flyer

 "I have been alone in a crowd and, in fact, have many times sought a crowd for that purpose."

"Alone in Crowd" -

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Thoughtful Tuesday

 "There are memories I choose not to live with, but we occasionally walk the same beach."

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Weekend Wildcard

 "A long marriage is a growing list of subjects about which no further discussion is required."

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Thursday Tickler

 "There comes a time in life when you just wish Opportunity would stop bothering you."

"Peaceful Place" Ken Devine at

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Thoughtful Tuesday

 "There are times in a lasting relationship when the band plays, but mostly you dance to a remembered tune."

Sunday, July 24, 2022

Sunday Sermonette

  "Better that love sometimes breaks your heart than never identifies itself at all."

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Wednesday Wildcard

 "The purpose of education is not merely to eradicate ignorance but to eradicate certainty in all its forms."

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Thoughtful Tuesday

 "We speak of creating happy memories, only to discover that all memories are sad.  It is only a question of whether the sadness is bitter or sweet."

Sunday, July 17, 2022

Monday Musing

 "If you would find a truly contented person in this world, it would likely be someone no one thinks to envy, who seeks no attention, invites no comparison, whose contentment is their own private business."

Sunday, January 9, 2022

Monday Musing

 "There is nothing that quite draws us to another human being like the discovery that we have the power to make them happy."

Thursday, January 6, 2022

Thoughtful Thursday

 "One of life's more certain regrets is letting a relationship be ruined by something you both wish had never happened."

Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Wednesday Wildcard

 "A toast to friendship -- to the good friend, for whom your virtues compensate for your failings, and the best friend, for whom your failings compensate for your virtues."