Neighbors

teaser

Living & Growing: The importance of forgiveness and peace 20 years later

I pray that we will find a way to become the physicians who heal themselves.

  • Sep 16, 2021

 

Teaser

Slack Tide: Alaskæpœdia: Everything You Want to Know About the Last Frontier… And Less — Rain

Or, as some Alaskans like to call it “liquid sunshine.”

 

tease

Living & Growing: What is your ‘Blessing Count’ today?

By Guy Crockroft “Count your blessings, name them one by one, and it will surprise you what the Lord has done.” The words of this… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2021

 

Thx

Thank you letters for the week of Sept. 5

Thank you, merci, danke, gracias, gunalchéesh.

  • Sep 5, 2021
Thx
This photo shows Karen, Noah and the Rev. Tim Harrison. (Courtesy Photo)

Living & Growing: There’s opportunity for a more graceful ‘new normal’

What if grace really became our new normal?

  • Sep 2, 2021
This photo shows Karen, Noah and the Rev. Tim Harrison. (Courtesy Photo)
bed

Gimme a Smile: I’m so tired of not sleeping

At least there aren’t Death Eaters.

  • Aug 29, 2021
bed
Michio Hoshino, the late Japanese photographer, was honored this week by the Alaska Legislature in a citation that recognized his “breathtaking photos of Alaska’s wildlife and scenery” featured in magazines and books that have inspired “his countrymen to travel to Alaska for three generations, strengthening ties between the two regions.” Bob Sam of Sitka, a friend of Michio and the Hoshino family, proposed the citation that was sponsored by Sitka Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins. Both flank Michio’s widow, Naoko Hoshino following a brief ceremony on Thursday. (Courtesy Photo / Peter Metcalfe)

Late, great photographer feted at Alaska State Capitol

His work, which captured Alaska’s wildlife and scenery, were featured in magazines and books.

Michio Hoshino, the late Japanese photographer, was honored this week by the Alaska Legislature in a citation that recognized his “breathtaking photos of Alaska’s wildlife and scenery” featured in magazines and books that have inspired “his countrymen to travel to Alaska for three generations, strengthening ties between the two regions.” Bob Sam of Sitka, a friend of Michio and the Hoshino family, proposed the citation that was sponsored by Sitka Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins. Both flank Michio’s widow, Naoko Hoshino following a brief ceremony on Thursday. (Courtesy Photo / Peter Metcalfe)
Thx

Thank you letters for the week of Aug. 22, 2021

Thank you, merci, danke, gracias, gunalchéesh.

  • Aug 22, 2021
Thx
Joab Cano (Courtesy Photo)

Living & Growing: Holy Supper 2021 shows unity

What is the Lord’s supper?

  • Aug 19, 2021
Joab Cano (Courtesy Photo)
This photo shows Russ Stevens, who won four gold medals during the Alaska International Senior Games. (Courtesy Photo)

Juneau man wins gold at senior games

Russ Stevens of Juneau struck gold in Fairbanks.

  • Aug 13, 2021
This photo shows Russ Stevens, who won four gold medals during the Alaska International Senior Games. (Courtesy Photo)
1

Living & Growing: Love has the power to overcome

“Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.”

  • Aug 12, 2021
1
Leaders from 100+ Women Who Care present contributions from members to Southeast Alaska Independent Living. (Courtesy Photo / Gloria Ramirez)

Thank you letters for the week of Aug. 8, 2021

Thank you, merci, danke, gracias, gunalchéesh.

  • Aug 8, 2021
Leaders from 100+ Women Who Care present contributions from members to Southeast Alaska Independent Living. (Courtesy Photo / Gloria Ramirez)
Eagle Scout Kristofer Ely and American Legion Post Commander Tom Dawson shake hands at the unveiling of the new sign outside Auke Bay Post 25. Ely executed a project replacing the old sign with the new one. (Courtesy photo / Tom Dawson)

Juneau scout replaces American Legion sign

The project was part of his path to the rank of Eagle Scout.

Eagle Scout Kristofer Ely and American Legion Post Commander Tom Dawson shake hands at the unveiling of the new sign outside Auke Bay Post 25. Ely executed a project replacing the old sign with the new one. (Courtesy photo / Tom Dawson)
(Courtesy Photo)

Living & Growing: The importance of unity

The future of the human race rests upon our ability to build upon the pillars of unity

  • Aug 5, 2021
(Courtesy Photo)
Joab Cano ( Courtesy Photo)

Living & Growing: The importance of absolute respect

We can step in and stand for absolute respect. Will you speak up?

  • Jul 30, 2021
Joab Cano ( Courtesy Photo)
(Courtesy Photo)

Gimme a Smile: Gummy in Seattle

Today, I learned about the Gum Wall in Seattle.

  • Jul 24, 2021
(Courtesy Photo)
t

Living & Growing: Finding help for our problems

There is nothing inherently wrong with having problems.

  • Jul 22, 2021
t
Thx

Thank yous for the week of July 18., 2021

Thank you, merci, danke, gracias, gunalchéesh.

Thx
(Courtesy Photo)

Living & Growing: A profound parking lot realization

You are accepted, and you are not alone and you most certainly belong — no matter what!

  • Jul 16, 2021
(Courtesy Photo)
Photo

Slack Tide: Meditations on July

“In like a crab, out like a lion.”

  • Jul 11, 2021
Photo