31
Jan

The movies we watch

In the past week we’ve watched two powerful movies in our home. Hotel Rwanda deals with the genocide that took place in 1994 in Rwanda, telling a story from the point of […]

26
Jan

When is life over?

Hey, it was heartening to write a post yesterday, meager though it was, and have three of you write responses within two hours. Thanks, guys! There is a great deal […]

25
Jan

A duty to rejoice

The story is familiar: Jesus is a guest at a wedding in Cana in Galilee.  Way too early, the wine runs out. Jesus turns six huge jars of water into […]

24
Dec

Encouraging Mary

I want to give Mary, mother of Jesus, some attention. Surely she deserves it. The first thing to keep in mind is that Mary was probably only about fourteen. Women […]

21
Dec

The shortest day

This is the shortest day of the year. I’d suggest we savor the light today, knowing that Mr. Sun got out of bed late this morning. He’ll be pulling the […]