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Making Things Right

Making Things Right

Today’s animators use software to create computer-generated images. In the early days of the Walt Disney Studios artists drew each frame by hand. It must have been painstaking work. An old-school illustrator once said this about using pen and ink. At the very moment...
First Love

First Love

Despite the heat and humidity of late-July Florida, I strapped on my shoes for an afternoon run. The relief of getting out of the house and capturing a few quiet minutes on my own outweighed the threat of heat stroke.*  Andrew, our firstborn, was just a few weeks...
Preparing for Christmas

Preparing for Christmas

Recently it occurred to me that Dr. Phil might be channeling John the Baptist. Or, at least, I think that Dr. Phil has given us a valuable filter for hearing how the Baptist helps us prepare for Christmas. For the coming of Christ again in our hearts. Here’s what I...
Wrestling with Myself

Wrestling with Myself

Every Saturday night my maternal grandparents watched “Live Atlanta Wrestling.” Sitting on the edge of their plastic-covered sofa they cheered on and booed the figures grappling on their tiny black and white TV. They were pro wrestling fans. I mean, rabid,...
Healing Justice

Healing Justice

When I say “Jonah,” I bet most people think about the story of a reluctant prophet. Balking at God’s call to go to Nineveh, Jonah took a boat as far as you can go in the opposite direction. Famously, after a storm at sea threatens to swamp the boat he’s boarded, Jonah...