Month: October 2019

Weekly Message from T. J.

This Is Thriller…

It wasn’t unexpected. Weather in Boulder, Colorado in late October can be a little tricky. But that moment when the snow and ice send you skidding on the less-than-optimal tires of the rental car, when the traction control switches on, when you’ve already … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

“All My Bags Are Packed…”

Aloha First Unitarian Ohana,

This is one of my occasional messages from the E Terminal at the airport. I will depart in a few moments for a week on the continent to see my family, some friends, and to perform a wedding. … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Weight of a World

So, I know a lot of people are reading the news these past few weeks and days as the investigation into wrongdoing heats up in the U.S. capitol. A friend asked me yesterday if I read the news. I said, “No.” He … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Rendering the Sacred

I’m sure we’re all familiar with the phrase, “Something’s gotta give.” I am. I mean, I kind of enjoy the movie by that name. But also, as I type this message between a meeting with an attorney representing a refugee from Central America … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Luxurious Wonder

There are few scenes as perfect. The cooling night breeze breaks the heat of the day. Your good friend drives you to the selected destination in a busy city. And right in front of the restaurant is the waiting valet to whisk the car … read more.