Tag: Freedom

Leave It Behind: The Editor of Your Life Story

No one really likes to be edited. Some of us say we are fine with it but when it comes right down to it, laying your thoughts out on a piece of computer screen and having someone chop them up, is irritating. When creating a better life story, the same is true. We need editors…

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Freedom: We Have No Idea

  Kathy and I were recently in Bentonville, Arkansas and because Kathy is a painter, we could not resist visiting the Crystal Bridges Museum. The museum itself is a work of art and so are the grounds that surround it. I must admit a trip to a museum is not my idea of a good…

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I Did it, I’m Free at Last.

Today I finally took a step and did something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. Fall is here and things must die. Leaves are turning and so am I.  Things must go away that confine us or keep us from moving on. Labels are like chains of security for some…. for this guy…not…

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The Truth Can set us Free But Who’s Truth?

This is a question I ponder a lot lately. Many Christians believe we have “The” handle on the truth. We interpret the Bible, from a very Greek perspective, and believe we understand what God was trying to get at. I just lost some of you here but that’s okay it’s my blog and I’m writing…

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So That’s Freedom?

I used to be one of those guys who lived by his schedule. My schedule gave me freedom because I knew what I had to do and when I had to do it. When I got finished with my “do’s” I was free. The problem was and still is that I never get everything done…

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Walk Away From The Cage

My life has few strings attached and sometimes I find myself looking for a rope to reattach me to what I used to be. It’s crazy; we want freedom and when it’s given to us by our creator the old man inside us fights to be put back in the cage. In talking with a…

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I’m 50 and I’m Free.

It was just yesterday I was building a tree fort in the trees behind our house in Hillsboro. It wasn’t that long ago I was waiting on customers at Copeland Lumber and wondering whether I’d be doing that for the rest of my life. I remember my first Television Job in Coos Bay. I was…

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