Jesus, Prophecying, Chinese Cooking, The New York Mets, Classic Rock, especially the Grateful Dead, Phil lesh & Friends & The Who , Weight Lifting, Clasic movies, especially Film Noir.
First Lord of the Rings reading experience:
After watching the original showing of the cartoon version of The Hobbit on a Sunday night on NBC in May 1977
Favorite Tolkien character:
Sam Gamgee, because he is 'the Suffering Servant' who gives up all of his own needs - his food & water - his wants & desires to serve another. He even carries Frodo up the mountain when Frodo can't walk anymore. I think this is what a Christian should do & what I wiould like to be like......