Last spring, life changed as we became familiar with terms such as social distancing, flattening the curve and self-quarantining. We could hardly believe the closed schools, businesses and especially churches ...Keep Reading
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The calendar this year gave us Valentine’s Day on Sunday the 14th and Ash Wednesday three days later on the 17th of February. Interestingly, these two special days will both be on the 14th of February in the years 2024 and 2029. This confluence makes me wonder about possible connections between Love and Lent. Do we Love Lent? Could Lent be a time of Love? Are Love and Lent opposites? ...
A common complaint against the sensibility of Christianity is that while God - as a higher being, powerful, living outside of our dimension and yet interacting with it - can be believed to exist, the idea that he could listen to the prayers of everyone, all at once, is simply too implausible....
A true-life story that illustrates the love of Jesus for me and I hope it will do the same for you....Keep Reading
Every year, as soon as it would be nice enough outside to open our windows, Mom would, all of a sudden, decide that it was time for Spring cleaning. This yearly event that took a week or more was one I looked forward to. The whole house was Spring-cleaned, one room at a time. ...Keep Reading
Valentine’s Day is a day that can hold many expectations. But hope doesn’t always match reality, does it? Maybe when February 14th arrives, there are no flowers, candy, card or romantic meal. Instead, it’s a day like any other. Maybe you know someone who even boycotts this holiday....Keep Reading
Do you stress about finding just the right gift for everyone on your Christmas list? Does it make the season more a hassle than a joy?...Keep Reading
Each Thanksgiving, my family and I have a tradition of reading aloud the Presidential proclamation for the first annual Day of Thanksgiving....Keep Reading
I came across this true-life story the other day and it touched my heart as a powerful combination of “love your neighbor as yourself” (Matthew 22.39) and “whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them” (Matthew 7.12). I hope you enjoy it and find meaning in it as I did....Keep Reading
Want to feel better about the present and more hopeful about our future? Reminisce....Keep Reading