I was having a hard time deciding what to write about today.
Obviously you can see I decided not to choose, but rather to go with all three subjects.
A serious subject, a fun subject and a couch with your favorite blanket and old movies kind of day subject.
First, in all seriousness… Read more
After the events of yesterday in Boston, I couldn’t help but think of one of my favorite episodes on the tv show “West Wing” in which President Bartlett gave the following speech:
“We did not seek, nor did we provoke an assault on our freedom and our way of life.
We did not expect nor did we invite a confrontation with evil.
Yet the true measure of a people’s strength is how they rise to master that moment when it does arrive. Read more
A few days ago I wrote a blog post asking for everyone to Please Pray for Little Miss Carena.
In the days since I wrote the post, this little girl has gotten better, then went downhill, and is now in a holding pattern. She’s one tough little girl but her neck where they took the lymph nodes is infected and they think it might be abcessed. They’re treating her with a couple of different i.v. antibiotics but if they don’t kick it by tomorrow morning, they’ll have to go back in.
Please, please say more prayers for this little one.
And then this afternoon we see the news of the bombings in Boston. At this point there have been two fatalities and over 110 injured. Two bombs exploded while two others were found and taken care of without further injuries. (Added on 4/19: Obviously I made the mistake of watching CNN news. This information later appeared to be false – there were no other bombs found. The fatality rate is now up to 3 with the injuries over 140.) Read more