The Privileged Life: The Sounds of Silence

“But the Lord is in His holy temple. Let all the earth keep silence before Him.” Habakkuk 2:20 When my sweet dad was a Scout leader, he was honored one year at summer camp by being “tapped out” to join the Order of the Arrow. This esteemed cadre of Scouters required its members to go through an “ordeal”—24 hours of complete silence, starting with sleeping... Continue Reading →

The Privileged Life: A Word for Year 2021

“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.” Psalm 119:105 I just reviewed my post from the beginning of 2020, wondering what I said 52 blogs ago. My tone for the new decade was optimistic, enthusiastic, promising!* But here we are, one year later, looking back at 2020 in the rearview mirror…as if we’re leaving... Continue Reading →

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