Strength in prayer

Strength in prayer

“Take time to be Holy, speak oft with thy Lord…” The last few weeks we have experienced unaccountable violence in West Tennessee, and been grief stricken and appalled at violence in Las Vegas (and continued violence in our communities). In an address...
All will be well

All will be well

“All will be well You can ask me how but only time will tell” Transitions, challenges, uncertainty, discord, mourning, sometimes unwanted beginnings and endings — these are things we face year in and year out, day by day. Julian of Norwich said,...
Emotional infidelity

Emotional infidelity

This post originally appeared on my very old blog on December 23, 2008. I’m hoping to begin writing new content soon! I’m not being profound when I say that infidelity is one of the leading causes of “break-ups” and divorce. Emotional attachments are precarious...
Keeping Score

Keeping Score

The Bible says that “the love of money is the root of evil” — or something similar. We hear that passage misquoted often as “money is the root of evil”. Do you ruminate on what your friends owe you? Is it your turn to pay the bar bill or...
Saying “I love you”

Saying “I love you”

“Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time… It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other.” -Leo F. Buscaglia I love. I love earnestly, deeply, tenderly, and without any expectations of reward. I love easily. The way that...