Waiting for our new baby to be born feels like a trip back to my own childhood. Occasionally, my family would go to a ball game in Arlington, TX. Driving to the old Arlington Stadium meant that we would have to drive by Six Flags over Texas. Before the game, we would drive by the […]
Sitting at a cafe enjoying a cup with my friend Brad, our conversation turned to dreams and how neither of us have big overarching dreams that we are pushing to achieve. Rather, we agreed that we had really revolved our lives around a series of short term goals. In other words, we don’t put […]
My wife gives me the gift of familiarity. Yeah, I know what you’re thinking but a something that happens when we’re not in the same room. Before caller id, answering a telephone call involved a small surprise on the other end. We had no idea who was calling. Back in that day, you would […]
For me, even the thought of competing in an endurance event comes down to sacrifices and opportunity costs. I gave up my quest for perfection a long time ago but I would still like to give all the people and things in my life the attention that they want and deserve. Staying in shape is […]
by Dr. Darrell Ferguson, of Agape Bible Church.
Wednesday, November 20
The proposed high-speed rail system connecting Jefferson County to Summit and Eagle counties is still in the not-in-our-lifetime planning stage. Nevertheless, Summit County officials are beginning to look at proposed sites that have the space to accommodate the rail stations, with their platforms, ticket buildings, and Starbucks. Planning should also include places to park […]
While on a camping and fishing trip, I woke up to find that someone had stolen my fishing rod. Camped along this gold medal Colorado stream, I had ventured into this quasi-wilderness to have some alone time to fish and think. Shortly after my divorce, I felt sad. I was ready to get on with […]