Being a Part of Something Great (Involves Sacrifice)

Smoky Mountain Trees (Great Smoky Mountain National Park, circa 2006) There is no place in the world Melissa and I like to visit more than the Tennessee side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Her people come from that area (and I wish mine did) so we both have a real link to theContinue reading “Being a Part of Something Great (Involves Sacrifice)”

Rev. Shane’s Smoky Mountain Revival Show

 Rev. Shane’s Smoky Mountain Revival Show On our trip to the Smokies this week, I was joking about what I wanted to do when I retired. I told the family I was going to move to the mountains and open “Rev. Shane’s Smoky Mountain Revival” in one of the defunct dinner theater venues and treatContinue reading “Rev. Shane’s Smoky Mountain Revival Show”

Smoky Mountain Trees (It Isn’t About You)

Smoky Mountain Trees (Great Smoky Mountain National Park, circa 2006)   There is no place in the world Melissa and I like to visit more than the Tennessee side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  Her people come from that area (and I wish mine did) so we both have a real link toContinue reading “Smoky Mountain Trees (It Isn’t About You)”