Thoughtful Creatives, Resonance, and Hospitality

This past weekend was a game-changer. At the end of a pretty bumpy road just outside of Cle Elum sits a place called Chalet Talley, and there I spent a couple of days in the company of dear friends I'd never met before.    It began with a ninety minute ride from Seattle with a …

Sacred vs. Secular

Here's a question...help me out here:  we use the terms "sacred" and "secular" to categorize certain events, phenomenon, and experiences.   Skipping the obvious, that these can be helpful categories in distinguishing various lens' by which we see the world, how do you define, and differentiate between, "sacred" and "secular"?  Are they helpful distinctions, or should …

Light, Visual Life, and The Hopper

Yesterday I led worship in A Cappella, then preached both services, and went home and crashed, as wiped out as I’ve been in a long time.  Sick for most of the week, I propped up on the coach and through one lazy eye managed to watch a few more episodes of the first season of …

A Few Photos

I've been wandering around a bit with the camera again.  I'm not sure if I'm procrastinating some other things I need to do, or if I'm using the photography to stimulate creativity or brood over ideas still cooking.  Either way, I thought I'd share a few... Someday I'll think of something to do with all …