Tag Archives: travel

Against the Bitter Cold

A double-digit below zero wind chill doesn’t remove duty and obligation… but certainly can affect the way we go about them! Continue reading

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Two Degrees of Mercy

When nature rages, there are some who are spared and some who are not. While we rejoice in being spared, we should also be aware of those who were not. Continue reading

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Winter Travel

250 miles of safe travel on the third day of freezing rain is good reason to give thanks. Continue reading

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The Blessing of Inconvenient Travel

I’ve known for many years now that interstate highways tend to lie about the places they go through. It’s not anything malicious or malevolent; it’s just the ways of things when the purpose of convenience gets elevated above all others. … Continue reading

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Toward Home

Even in the beauty of our blessings, even in our peaceful moments, we can be thankful and yet remember the challenges that others face. Continue reading

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Setbacks, Adaptation & the Corn Belt

I spent most of last week in St. Charles (the one in Illinois, not Kansas), participating in a workshop along with several of my colleagues from Highland Community College (the one in Kansas, not Illinois.) The AQIP Strategy Forum was … Continue reading

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Thresholds of Experience

An initial experience with the grandeur of the Rockies and the vastness of Wyoming is both moving and humbling. Continue reading

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