God’s Grandchildren

Church Lady Clothesline by Janie McGee

  Some years ago, my daughter Shelby and I were traveling across country. I’ve gone back and forth so many times, in so many ways — except boat, never taken a boat across country — that I can’t remember exactly why it was that we were headed the way we were. But we made a [Read More...]

Two Sides of Creation

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      This is the place where my mother creates. Had she been born to another time and place, my mother would likely have made her living as an artist.┬áBut circumstances and three children and a dead husband demanded else of her. Throughout her life my mother has been a pursuer of beauty. Where [Read More...]

In the Garden Shed with God

I’m not Catholic but I’ve always liked the notion of a confessional booth. The story in BLUE LIKE JAZZ when Don Miller and friends constructed a confessional booth on Reed College’s campus was my favorite part of the whole book. If I were to build a Confessional booth I would want it to be a [Read More...]


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