Learning from Children (and Street Musicians)

It's a 10-year-old story, but it's as current as today's news. For it's a story about the human condition -- about our busy-ness, our need to always be¬†somewhere, and how sometimes, in the process of rushing from one thing to the next, we miss the grace of the moment that is¬†right in front of us.…

Too Busy to Love?

I was at a graduation party the other day for a neighbor. They live three doors down, and so I walked down and hung out with them in their backyard. At one point, some other neighbors came by -- a young married couple. They have lived near me for four years, and yet I had…