- Michelle Chandler on The Extreme Adventure of Middle Age
- Cathy Carlin on 52 Dresses: The Heart of a Woman as Seen by God
- Felicia on 10 Ways to Make a Spiritual Fresh Start this Fall
- Kirsten Joubert on Living the Beatitudes at Home – Part 6: Holiness and the Annual Family Intention
- Diana on Living the Beatitudes at Home Part 5: Holiness through the Teenage Years
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All You Need is Love
Recently at a workshop in Michigan, I bumped into a young woman whom I knew when I was chaplain at her high school. She told me that she has been looking for someone online, so I took advantage to pick … Continue reading
Love is the True Test for Parents
I happened to catch on NPR the other day an interesting program about measuring the impact of prenatal genetic testing. They discussed whether there could be too much information for a mother and father. Apparently, the knowledge dump given to … Continue reading
Let’s Focus on a Happy New Year
At this time of the month, a reservation is almost necessary to ensure a spot on a treadmill or an elliptical trainer at the local fitness center. Driving such feverish attendance are all those New Year’s resolutions still brimming with … Continue reading
A Grateful Heart is a Joyful Heart!
As President of the United States, George Washington proclaimed the first nationwide thanksgiving celebration in America marking November 26, 1789, “as a day of public thanksgiving and prayer to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal … Continue reading
Dump the negativity!
A 1972 Datsun chugging at a stoplight would not get a second look, well maybe from an antique car dealer. External appearances, whether positive or negative, tend to be the driving force for judgements. Hardly able to hold back their … Continue reading
I can see!
A young man asked Socrates the secret to success. Socrates told the young man to meet him near the river the next morning. They met. Socrates asked the young man to walk with him toward the river. When the water … Continue reading
Courage remains in fashion
What is courage? Etymologically it comes from Cor (Latin) Corage (French) Cardiac (Greek) =Heart. Instinctively we know that courage is worthy of praise and admiration. On the morning of 25 October 1415, shortly before the Battle of Agincourt, Henry V made a … Continue reading