AUSTIN — Texas is more invested every day in promoting increased and thorough hand washing, disinfecting surfaces and social distancing to reduce cases of the rapidly spreading novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
My little girl defied a pandemic to up and get married last week; said it didn’t matter if only five people wearing surgical masks showed up to watch – she was going to marry that boy no matter what.
We are hearing a lot about social distancing right now. With each passing day, you hear of the problems caused by the Corona Pandemic, and how social distancing can help “flatten the curve” of the virus.
Tuesday will be the first anniversary of my dad’s death. I know I have spoken before about how he and his death impacted my life, but this seems like the right time to do it again.
It was not their usual way to begin the worship service, but it was Easter Sunday .The choir in the small East Texas church decided to enter the sanctuary with a processional down the center aisle during the first hymn, “Up from the Grave He Arose.” The choir proceeded with clock-like precision down the aisle toward the choir loft. The last woman in the processional had purchased some new spiked shoes for Easter which would not have been a problem, except for the grating that covered the hot air register in the middle of the aisle.