Epic Blue Ridge Parkway Photos

I look up to the mountains—     does my help come from there? My help comes from the Lord,     who made heaven and earth! – Psalm 121 Friday, having enjoyed some invigorating hiking earlier in the week, Rebekah and I decided to dedicate a few hours to “motoring” the Blue Ridge Parkway. “Golf” – the fun Euro-car Continue reading Epic Blue Ridge Parkway Photos

seeing with new eyes, and missing much less…

So yesterday I drove all the way down into Florida again. This time to say “goodbye” to Rebekah’s trusty Hyundai. Her faithful 2003 SUV is now a proud member of the Alexander family stable of automobiles, and will hopefully transfer all its Santa Fe feng shui to many good road miles of travel around their Continue reading seeing with new eyes, and missing much less…

Renovation, junk, and a sweet August 11 memory

And the one who was seated on the throne said, “See, I am making all things new.” Also he said, “Write this, for these words are trustworthy and true.” – Revelation 21:5 It’s easy to find something to write about when the grandkids visit (see “Learning from the children: we sure need the help“). The Continue reading Renovation, junk, and a sweet August 11 memory