Looking Forward

This morning during family time with the kids I asked them what they were looking forward to today. Catching up in school, playing outside, and reading a new book were some of the responses. I’m looking forward to meeting a friend for lunch, running before picking Ann Ferris up from chorus, and n  a movie…

Harbins Park 10K Trail Race Reflections

Personal refection #1: Trail racing is different than running on my treadmill while watching Sports Center. 🙂 Personal refection #2: Next time, I’m taking my iPod.   Personal reflection #3: I should plan to finish, not to win.  Personal reflection #4: Life is a lot like an endurance oriented trail race.  There are ups and downs. Pace is required….

Beams of Heaven

We sang this on Sunday— a powerful uniting of the old and new, broken and hopeful. Thanks for the words, Charles Tindley, and for the music, Chris Minor. I hope this encourages you as much as it helps me. Beams of heaven as I go, through this wilderness below, guide my feet in peaceful ways, turn my…