Monthly Archives: October 2009

World AIDS Day comes of age

On December 1st, people around the world are called to prayerful action on the 21st international World AIDS Day. What are we doing in preparation for the coming of age of this deadly disease? Unfortunately I am not doing much. … Continue reading

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is anybody listening?

“But nobody told me,” is the number one response I hear both at home and at church. Let me just go on record as saying that because Person A didn’t hear the news of the day does not automatically mean … Continue reading

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hold your stones

What a foolish notion, that war is called devotion When the greatest warriors Are the ones who stand for peace. “Foolish Notion”, Holly Near As an avid fan of all things peacenik, I was awed when the Nobel committee bestowed … Continue reading

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happy trails to officer ziegler

Like thousands of local St. Louisans, I hold the dubious honor of having been “Zieglered”. As I read last week’s Webster Kirkwood Time’s feature article about Officer Ziegler’s pending retirement, I felt a sense of solidarity as one who knew … Continue reading

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cake decorating class

I imagined many scenarios as I became the parent of teens, but taking a cake decorating class with my teenage son was not one of them. It would never have crossed my mind, or his for that matter, but it … Continue reading

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