Blessed is anyone who endures temptation. [James 1:12a NRSV] I love ice cream! There! I’ve said it. Now that we’ve established that fact, let me tell you of my predicament. I know there are far worse addictions, but for the past several years, I, like millions of others, have had an ongoing battle with weight.Continue reading “GUILTY PLEASURES”


Protect me, O God, for in you I take refuge.I say to the Lord, ‘You are my Lord;   I have no good apart from you.’You show me the path of life.   In your presence there is fullness of joy;   in your right hand are pleasures for evermore. [Psalm 16:1, 16 NRSV] I’ve been struggling withContinue reading “FAMILY MATTERS”