A note on posted dates...

If it appears that some content is dated, that's because it is.  I have had to rebuild this site, due to unrecoverable errors while updating.   Given issues with time background being an important factor, I have decided to move them to a menu at the end of the opening page.  I have edited some to reflect the history and to update links.

Death Watch

Submitted by frlarry on Wed, 02/02/2022 - 17:40

This is a meditation on the spiritual and emotional challenges of watching someone you care about as they near death, One of the biggest challenges is the trade-off between easing pain and not hastening death.

Two Can Tango

Submitted by frlarry on Mon, 01/31/2022 - 10:06



There was an old man, named Simon Legree,
whose ill-gotten gains were filthy lucree.
'Tis painful to state
his sorrowful fate
when he stood at the gate before Simon the Pete.

A middle aged man, named Zachaeus,
Encountered the Lord they called Jesus.
He got down from his tree,
and confessed on his knee,
and avoided the fate of Legree, thus.

Master of Creation

Submitted by frlarry on Mon, 01/31/2022 - 08:51

This is a reflection on the nature of God, His infinite power, knowledge, understanding, subtlety and love. All of these are ultimately beyond our ability to grasp. Nevertheless, there is much we can learn from meditating on Him.

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