On The Porch

When I was a kid, back when the world was analog and not yet digital, we lived outside the house more than inside. I remember in the summer, I would leave the house right after breakfast, gather a few neighbor friends, and would not come home until I was hungry, hurt, or it was dinner … Continue reading On The Porch


Coming to America

On April 23, 2018, this article first appeared in issue number 7 of Faith On Every Corner, a free digital magazine. It can also be read there by clicking the link. Coming to America by Craig Ruhl I first met Fritz Gloege in high school, I was a sophomore and he was in his junior … Continue reading Coming to America

Dr. Howland Hanson – A Journey of Faith

I recently wrote an article about my great-grandfather, Dr. Howland Hanson. The article first appeared in the June 13, 2018 issue of Faith On Every Corner. His story is one of great faith and a life well lived. I hope that you will enjoy it and be blessed by it. A Journey of Faith - Dr. … Continue reading Dr. Howland Hanson – A Journey of Faith

A Gift For Words

One of the most important blessings in my life has been my love of reading. My parents, grandparents and teachers taught me from an early age to not just enjoy books but to also really like to read. So many Christmases and birthdays involved books as gifts. Libraries and bookstores became my favorite hangouts. Later … Continue reading A Gift For Words