Category Archives: New Year

A Clean Sheet of Paper (2017)

What does the phrase “a clean sheet of paper” mean to you?  I am sure it conjures up many things to many people. If you have been on a “Walk to Emmaus” weekend (or a similar event such as Chrysalis, Kairos, … Continue reading

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2016

As a history major in college, I have read a lot of historical material about America, Europe, and the Biblical areas. So I have appreciated the famous quote:  “Those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it.”  The … Continue reading

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What Will the New Year Bring?

I watch a lot of news programs and as 2014 waned, there have been several programs that counted down the biggest stories of the year.  One of the things that many broadcasters mentioned was that when the year began no … Continue reading

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Twas the Day After Christmas

I remember reading a poem as a child that was based on the Clement Moore classic “A Visit from St. Nicholas”, better known as “Twas the Night Before Christmas”.  In this humorous response, everyone was getting sick from overdoing their … Continue reading

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A Clean Sheet of Paper

What does the phrase “a clean sheet of paper” mean to you?  I am sure it conjures up many things to many people. If you have been on a “Walk to Emmaus” weekend (or a similar event such as Chrysalis, Kairos, … Continue reading

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