I Have A Dream…

I Have A Dream…

Redemption Church Alhambra, Phoenix | Photo by Thomas Cogdell Thomas Cogdell came to Phoenix, last week.  Friday evening he introduced his newly published book,  Unity Through Repentance to an enthusiastic audience at Redemption Church Alhambra. Saturday morning he...
Trash or Treasure?

Trash or Treasure?

Sourced from Google Years ago when I was a new immigrant, learning to live in America, we watched Antique Roadshow, a live TV series where experts offered to appraise family heirlooms or dusty, forgotten oddities discovered in attics and cellars. As the camera slowly...
Who’s in Charge?

Who’s in Charge?

Around the Coffee Table | Photo by Ryan Thurman As usual, last Saturday morning, our small team met in the kitchen, catching up, eating snacks, drinking coffee, seated around the low table. As best we can we are preparing for a major event, something way beyond our...
Seeing the Invisible

Seeing the Invisible

When you reach a certain age, the conversation with contemporaries often veers to bones and organs. In his latest email, a dear and famous friend of 50 years, also called George, describes his wonder in seeing again after cataract surgery… like new eyes And then he...
What do you see?

What do you see?

Shadows, A new memorial of  deportation in Amsterdam |  Artist Ram Katzir. Photograph from The New York Times. Shadows My eyes are pulled into a series of photos embedded in an article by Nina Siegel in The New York Times, titled, Photos That Helped to Document the...