Outside the Worcester Cathedral there is a centuries old stone walkway. In between the stones there should be sand. However, over time, the sand has been worn, blown and sifted away. In its place there is dirt, rubbish and grime. Moss and weeds inevitably have managed to grow in those cracks as well. . .
If Your Teen Questions His Faith, Go There With Him
My 16-year-old son was home from school with a chest infection. I walked in on him watching a Netflix documentary called The God Delusion. There is a class in school that is challenging his faith. . .
My first child was born a few days before Thanksgiving, just over 16 years ago. Having a newborn at Christmas, made advent come alive as I rocked him late into the night by the light of the Christmas tree. I couldn’t help but feel a kinship to Mary, the mother of Jesus, in a deep way during those beautiful, illuminated moments …
Love Them When They’re Little and You’ll Know How to Love Them When They’re Big
When my kids were little, my husband and I attended a parenting class at our church. The whole concept of a class on parenting almost makes me chuckle. Can anyone offer training for this monumental task in the space of eight weeks? …
We never Know what God is Doing
In August of 2015, our family of five drove from our home in Pennsylvania to Niagara Falls. My in-laws and niece flew in from Texas to join us there. Everyone anticipated a wonderful time together exploring the amazing natural wonder of the falls …