The Character of Charlie Brown

G.P. Avants   I was Charlie Brown growing up. I could really relate with the rounded-headed kid who never seemed to catch a break and struggled to make something of his life. I still get misty eyed when I hear Charlie Brown sing about how life is full of changes and he needs more hellos in his life than constant goodbyes. After so many years … Continue reading The Character of Charlie Brown

The Story of Henry & Edward

“Be sober and vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion seeking whom he may devour.”                                                         1 Peter 5:8 Last Sunday night I was treated to a fantastic musical performance of the classic story, Jekyll & Hyde. What made it even more special were the actors that again brought fictional characters to life. Paul and Cheri Kehler portrayed the … Continue reading The Story of Henry & Edward

On, Off. On, Off

G.P. Avants   We all want those sunshiny days when you feel rested, the birds are singing and nothing but great memories ahead. If only everyday was practically perfect in every way. Isn’t that the American Dream? But we wake up to the real world. Just like the weather in California, events change from hot to cold almost in an instant. Things are changing so … Continue reading On, Off. On, Off