The story of any one of us is in some measure the story of us all. ~Frederick Buechner

Posts by Glen Van Alkemade

Git Yer Hands Off My junk!

“Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ … for each one should carry their own load.” (Gal 6:2&5) My…

Where O Where Is The Pumpkin Man?

It’s October and I’m tooling around Upper Michigan, on vacation with my wife, looking for pumpkins. October has many virtues, but my absolute favorite among them is finding,…

Joys of Croquet

Good God Almighty, I love croquet. For me, it is the perfect game. I enjoy many games, but I prefer those that maximize personal interaction: Monopoly,…

Owasippe

I am just back from a week at Scout camp: three adult leaders, five great boys, and a week in the woods with rifles, horses, shotguns, fire,…