Fuzzy Thoughts of David

Thoughts on John Wesley, UMC, life, faith, and anything else!

  • The Wait is Over…

    The Wait is Over…

    at least, I assumed it would be. We had an appointment for a consultation with the surgeon. Before meeting with him, I had labs and an x-ray to ensure I was healthy for surgery. Whenever anyone would ask if I had questions, I would always ask, “When’s the surgery…” each time, I was told they […]

  • Waiting and Waiting

    Waiting and Waiting

    “Good things come to those who wait.” I’ve heard that before…many times. In Galatians, Paul writes that the fruit of the spirit is love. Then he continues to describe what love looks like, “joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control..” (Galatians 5:22-23) While the most common view is that Paul describes the fruit of […]

  • Ups, Downs, and Medical Leave

    Ups, Downs, and Medical Leave

    Over the past few months, I’ve been up, and I’ve been down. I can feel pretty good one day and then feel like I ‘crash’ in the evening or afternoon. As I continued to decline, it became harder and harder to work around the ups and downs. Last week, our Conference Superintendent pointed me toward […]

  • The “C” Word

    The “C” Word

    When the doctor called me, he said I had a Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET). The preliminary report pointed in that direction and the biopsy confirmed it. After the preliminary report, I looked up NETs because I wanted to know more. I learned that they were not all cancerous. However, it is believed the non-cancerous NETs can […]

  • Difficult Journey

    Difficult Journey

    For the past two years, perhaps longer, I’ve had issues with my health. Over the past three months, my health has continued to deteriorate. I was in ER two times because of a low potassium level. I continue struggling with hypokalemia. It’s been difficult working with health professionals, but I was blessed to find a […]

  • The George Costanza Effect

    The George Costanza Effect

    A Better Life for George In Season 5, Episode 22 of Seinfield, George realizes that every decision he has ever made was wrong, making his life the complete opposite of what he wanted it to be. So, in a moment of inspiration, George decided to do the opposite of what he would normally do. In […]

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