God Spared My Son

God Spared My Son

After two hours of sleep Cindy, David–our middle son–and I  caught an Alaska Airlines flight from Portland to Oakland. After landing we picked up a rental car and drove to Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley CA. Around noon Ryan’s doctor explained that the bleeding in his brain had stopped–good news. But the blood had […]

Please pray for my son, Ryan

My oldest son, Ryan, suffered a bleeding brain aneurysm Wednesday evening. He’s currently in Eden Medical center in Castro Valley, CA. He will undergo a procedure Thursday morning in which a neurosurgeon will run a tiny catheter from his groin to his brain in an effort to prevent additional bleeding. This is a life-threatening situation. […]

A Thought for Dark Days

A Thought for Dark Days

One winter night almost eight years ago a negative thought grabbed my attention and wouldn’t let go. I remember the experience because what happened next changed my life.    At the time I was thinking about the weather in Oregon. Since I moved here in 82′ I frequently reminded myself how much I hated the […]