Of Packages & Party Dresses

Does God really care what I wear to my birthday party?  (written August 2015) This last week I turned 33. A week before my birthday, I found myself at a nearby shopping mall looking for a light fixture for my dining room. As I was passing by one clothing store after another, I had the…

Ripe Pomegranates

When God Does Your Grocery Shopping Apparently pomegranates are the new banana. Last night, Stephanie, Fabio and I hosted a large Thanksgiving dinner for Fabio’s family. We had 16 adults in total, comfortably filling our whole living room. Most of them had never had a Thanksgiving meal before. Stephanie and I have been planning for…

Part 3: Car Accidents & Road Kill

Impact & A Conversation With a Deer Admittedly, I was going a little over the speed limit, in a hurry to get home and go to bed I suppose. It was dark and drizzly and there were just a smattering of cars on the highway. As I approached the outskirts of Healdsburg, just as the…