Still Marching

Still Marching

By Bob Houghtaling Close to seven years ago I wrote an article recognizing the importance of Martin Luther King as part of a 50th Anniversary celebration regarding the March on Washington.  While thinking about Reverend King’s upcoming birthday I thought that...
112 Mercer Street

112 Mercer Street

Above: The author in front of 112 Mercer Street – aka The Albert Einstein House – in Princeton, New Jersey. By Bob Houghtaling Dietrich Bonhoeffer stated, “If you board the wrong train it is of no use running along the corridor in the opposite direction.”...
Newtown’s Snow

Newtown’s Snow

Above: Jeff Stevens captured this photo of EG residents sending love to the residents of Newtown, Conn., in 2012.  By Bob Houghtaling On December 14, 2012, twenty-six people lost their lives in Newtown, Conn., due to a mass shooting incident. Twenty of those...
Things Unseen

Things Unseen

By Bob Houghtaling Many spiritual traditions are celebrated during the late fall and winter months. People all over the world gather to observe and reflect upon things not seen but deeply believed. While debates take place over which belief is ‘truth’ there is no...
Back Home

Back Home

By Bob Houghtaling When the dust has finally settled And it’s time for coming home, Some who’ve faced the danger Are often left alone, To fend for self and family. Just looking for solid ground – All too often returning hero’s Find a world turned upside down. My dad...