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March 12, 2018

He Was One of Us

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Lent, the six weeks leading us to Easter, is a time to deepen our relationship with Christ. Prayer – listening and talking to Jesus, meditating, simply spending time with him – is the most direct and necessary route. Other opportunities abound. One...

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February 1, 2018

An Exhilarating Call to Self-Sacrifice

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A poem can mean different things at different times. One of my favorite poems just surprised me this way. “The Chief Thing” by Philip Britts is an arresting poem – an exhilarating call to self-sacrifice, with no regard for the wisdom or foolishness...

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December 19, 2017

Drama around the Manger

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Time at the manger stands still as Caspar and Melchior wrestle with their unexpected summons. The kings’ single-hearted quest, their devotion to one another, and their determined stand against Herod the Evil, have sorely tested each one. They have...

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November 6, 2017

Best Present Ever

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As a child I had a difficult time with presents. I was a very particular little girl who only liked certain things and had not yet deciphered the adult art of politely feigning gratitude for an unwanted gift. My childish solution to such deep-seated...

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