“Kevin, you are so debonaire.” This was Zach’s response to a joke that Kevin told at dinner last night.  Kevin, who works as an Americorps volunteer at our church, is very, very funny and not what I would immediately call debonaire.  So I described what debonaire was and asked, “Does that sound like Kevin?” “No.” [Read More…]

Day 2 of Mind in the Making – Getting Perspective

On our first visit to the MFA two weeks ago, Jake asked the boys, “Do you know the three rules of an art museum?” Ezra responded quickly and exuberantly.  “No violence!” “OK – four rules,” Jake replied while laughing. I don’t know what kind of kids Jake normally gets at the museum, but for my [Read More…]