June 2017

With the coming of Spring, many of us find ourselves working in the yard and the garden.  Some find the work a necessary chore, while others see it as a relaxing escape from the pressures of life.  Gardens are as varied as the people who care for them.  Some have … Continue Reading

May 2017

Amy Tan was born in Oakland, California in 1952, two and a half years after her parents immigrated from China.  Her first book, “The Joy Luck Club” (published in 1990) was on the New York Times best seller list for almost a year.  The book is a delightful mix of … Continue Reading

LHM – May 2017 Message

Reflections The 2017 Rose Parade was a tremendous experience.  The crowds were fantastic.  A bit confused, a little skeptical; they were delighted to witness the only Christian parade float in Southern California.  The Lutheran Hour Ministries’ 2017 parade float chosen title, “Celebrate Jesus”. This float celebrates the 100th anniversary of … Continue Reading