This last Saturday 10 friends joined together for our last formal training and equipment shakedown for our planned attempt to summit Mt. Rainier in August. “Summit” in this case was both a verb and the subject (or is it object) of our focus. Mt. Rainier is an amazing mountain thatContinue Reading

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Beach Stroll, originally uploaded by papalars. I was called this morning by Wahab from Pakistan. Remember, he is the son of my friend back in Barcelona. I have asked in a previous post for you to pray for his visa application to study in England. Here is the quick newsContinue Reading

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Christmas Peppers, originally uploaded by papalars. Hey folks. I've been negligent on this blog this month and I have a few days to correct my pattern before the close of this year. The foto above is one I created to send Christmas greetings to my flickr friends, many of whomContinue Reading

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Tribute to Dad, originally uploaded by papalars. Today is Father’s day and I’d like to say a word or two about my Dad who factors large in my life. I attribute much of what inspires and challenges me to my father. He was, and still is, a quiet, godly andContinue Reading

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