Making Friends

“The righteous choose their friends carefully, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.” Proverbs 12:26 “I don’t have any human friends,” Journie said to me mournfully the other day. “What do you mean?” I said. “You have Mommy and Daddy and Ate M (the daughter of a pastoral couple who just graduated from…

Talks with My Parents

“Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.” Proverbs 17:2 During this lockdown, some of the things we do for entertainment are play games The other is talk to my parents. The conversations are usually quite uplifting. “Hi, Dad,” I said to him recently . “What are…

Service: Sowing Seeds of Friendship

“Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.” Luke 6:38 Our building has an outdoor viewing deck that management allowed us to visit, mostly because I think they…