Keep Showing Up

Sixteen in a row. That’s how long the winning streak lasted for the Boston Celtics back in October and November. It is the longest in professional basketball this season, and one of the longest in its history. So, obviously, it was not expected, but even more so because the Boston Celtics were not even expected…

Time To Play

Recently I was visiting a friend at a home for seniors, and as we were talking, a gentleman we recognized, Jack, came walking past us. I signaled hello, and that piqued his curiosity because he wasn’t quite sure who I was. He ended up approaching with his walker and sitting down with us. I recognized…

One Who Descends

Jesus has a special relationship with the Jordan River. At the beginning of his ministry, he goes to the Jordan to get baptized. And then at the end of his ministry, to make his way to Jerusalem, he chooses to go from the sea of Galilee south to Jerusalem by the Jordan River. He has…