Posted on Friday, January 4, 2013 in Uncategorized
As 2013 unfolds there are many uncertainties.
Some of the future prompts unrest like the concerns and fears surrounding congressional tax hikes, budget cuts and a “fiscal cliff.”
Some of the future prompts hope; after all, as a lifelong Chicago Cubs fan hope despite the past is burned into my DNA.
Some of the future prompts joy; like the joy felt by my friends Ben and Kristin Kindred who married Monday.
The future may be uncertain, but there are future dates scheduled:
Posted on Friday, August 12, 2011 in Uncategorized
We’ve had a garage sale at our house this week.
I’ve noticed two things that disturb me.
First, far too many of the things in our house arrived in our house because of my greed.
Second, I am not alone. Many of our customers bought with greedy abandon.
“For the LOVE of money is the root of all kinds of evil. And some people, craving money, have … pierced themselves with many sorrows…
from all these evil things.” *
Greed is enticing.
Greed is deceitful.
Greed is deceptive.
Greed is a trap.