Homily for August 8, 2010 (19th Sunday C)

This just in—Jesus is coming back. So look busy. You’ve seen those t-shirts. And the bumper stickers: In case of the rapture, this car will be unmanned. I’d take away that person’s license right now! Just kidding. But you know what I mean. Jesus is coming back. That’s the promise he made. And today’s Gospel asks us to be ready for his return. “Let your … Continue reading Homily for August 8, 2010 (19th Sunday C)

Traveling Light, Part 2: The Red Oxx Air Boss

As part of my research into surviving the rigors of frequent air travel, I discovered a very helpful web site: OneBag.com The author of this site, a man with decades of experience as a frequent traveler, has some interesting things to say about air travel: You can travel for months at a time, if you only take what you really need. You can travel with … Continue reading Traveling Light, Part 2: The Red Oxx Air Boss