Monthly Archives: January 2015

Deja Vu All Over Again

I believe it was baseball great Yogi Berra who unintentionally coined the infamous phrase “this is like deja vu all over again.” He also said “You should always go to other people’s funerals, otherwise they won’t come to yours”; and … Continue reading

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The Elephants Are on the Table

A number of years ago I came across a web-site called “Ship of Fools”. It is a site that is dedicated to poking some light hearted fun at the church. Coming out of Britain, no denomination is safe from their … Continue reading

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A Great Cup of Coffee

Those who know me know how much I love a good cup of coffee ( in fact, I am drinking one right now). For me, a good cup of coffee depends on how the word good is defined. A good … Continue reading

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The Road Less Travelled

Have you ever had trouble trying to figure out which way is the way for you to go? Is it easier for you to follow the crowd or for you to follow your own path? I know that the easy … Continue reading

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Are You in the Dark?

Have you ever noticed that the longer you spend in the dark, the more you become used to it? Let me give you an example. Suppose you are in a restaurant that has dim lighting. When you first go in, … Continue reading

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Illusions of Reality

I spent some of my growing up years in the city of Vancouver, British Columbia. It was a great place to live. Our house was one block from the ocean, three blocks from Jericho Beach, where at the concession stand … Continue reading

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Happy Epiphany

Today, January 6th, is the first day of the Season of Epiphany. What is an epiphany? Let me explain by telling a story about Archimedes, the mathematician who lived in ancient Greece. Legend has it that one day while he … Continue reading

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