Truth, Fiction, and Levity

            Times are hard. We’ve never before been through a world-wide pandemic. Unemployment levels are at a record high. We are hearing so many different versions of the “real problem” that we don’t know what or who to believe. And both sides are predicting it will get better and it will get worse.             WhatContinue reading “Truth, Fiction, and Levity”

Get Ready To Shout

            We’ve had to endure many changes during this coronavirus epidemic, but the one that has bothered me most is social distancing. We are encouraged to keep six feet apart. Many of our activities have been cancelled or temporarily postponed. Hugs are definitely taboo. With our face masks on, the most of a facial expressionContinue reading “Get Ready To Shout”

It’s a Jungle Out There!

            Have you ever been lost in the internet jungle? Here’s how it happens to me.             I’m intrigued by items in the news, so I head to youtube. Are there videos that address the new problem? Recent declaration or solution from some leader in this country or elsewhere in the world? A new cure?Continue reading “It’s a Jungle Out There!”

The Sliding Board

            Before our shelter-in-place because of the coronavirus pandemic, I worked in a children’s ministry with 2 to 4-year-olds. New playground equipment had recently been purchased which included two sliding boards, one small and one large. One morning, with extra volunteers on hand, I took my 2 to 4-year-olds out to play. They had aContinue reading “The Sliding Board”