Stephen Braunius (34)

Mountains, Canyons, and Mesas

These are some quick notes from our recent trip to Colorado. We left home at midnight and drove to Detroit International Airport. This got us to the airport in time to check in and be ready to leave by 6:30A. We had an uneventful…

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Coulda, woulda, shoulda

Imagine life without coulda. woulda. shoulda. Don’t you think this is a wonderful vision for life? The way to get it, according to the billboard, is by playing the local lottery. Yes, the lottery promises a rich life without coulda, woulda, shoulda. Sadly, I…

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No Agenda

This is an article I wrote recently for a weekly email mailing for Fellowship Reformed Church of Holland I recently took a trip to New York City with our daughter to visit a college. We drive through the night in order to make it…

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Holland 100 2017

This past Saturday, July 15, 2017, I completed the Holland 100 for the third year in a row. Strangely, I think this was the hardest of all of the years. More about that later. Here are my notes to self as I think about…

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Waiting and Wondering

Waiting can be so difficult. The days seem long, and the world seems dark. I’ve been a part of a men’s group that meets for breakfast once a week where several of us have been in seasons of waiting. So, as we investigated what…

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