Wondering about my signature…

Yesterday when I hurried away from the Tampa Convention Center to grab my car and head home, I was surprised to find a rainy afternoon waiting for me in downtown Tampa. The cooling balm of the fresh shower seemed very appropriate in light of the keynote message I’d just covered for the Annual Conference of the…

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Why I Always Park on the Roof

Once in a while, as Great World Travelers will, our son – Andrew – makes his way to TPA (Tampa International Airport) and we enjoy a few days together. Yesterday evening his priority coded baggage rolled off literally first, and we headed up the Armstrong elevator to the 9th floor – the roof – where…

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Love the Small Things

“Who dares despise the day of small things?”(Zechariah 4:10) Gotta Love the Small Things: The temptation – when choosing a Big Picture blog title such as “The Life-Charged Life” – is to be too selective with my anecdotes, to routinely skip the everyday stuff, and to go directly to the oversized stories as a matter…

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The Grandaddy Journals, Part III

It’s a boy! I guess if there’s anything that has a charge of life about it… it’s the promise held in a brand-new child. Yesterday, many, many miles to the north, Naomi and Craig discovered that our 18-weeks and counting grandchild is a boy. Not, “It’s going to be a boy,” but, “The baby is a…

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