Alto de Perdón

A quick video and a picture... arrived in Puente la Reina late, chores to do then dinner. Adios! Hundreds of years ago, a chapel dedicated to the Virgin Mary and a pilgrim hospital stood on this peak. Pilgrims could obtain forgiveness here, assuring their soul's health should the pilgrim die on the journey. Grace to …

Pondering Pamplona

My apologies for another attempted alliteration... You have been spared "Zooming to Zubiri" for I was toast when I arrived. We walked in rain for 9 miles then part sun for 5 miles. Was still battling dehydration as I entered that fantastic village. I am including a view from the bridge as we walked out …

The Paris Pause

Flight to Paris via Dallas was smooth. When EasyJet told me the flight to Biarritz was delayed, I was relieved for it was a close connection in an unfamiliar airport. When the gate agent told me the flight was canceled, I did not feel joy. I was tired of my clothes, airport wifi was spotty …

Sabbatical Send Off

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) celebrated a commissioning service this morning (may 20, 2018) to send me off on sabbatical.  Here is a short video of the cake reception.