Joy is an ever-present reality to which we open wide our souls to receive, but it is also a remembering and a longing.Read more "The Impossibility of Joy (An Advent Reflection)"
How will we know how to suffer well in deeper and more traumatic situations, if we have not learned how to suffer well through our inconveniences and mental discomforts?Read more "Our Suffering Problem"
Living constantly in the burden and pain of our suffering can either become an end destination or a passageway for each of us.Read more "When Hope is Lost (A Lesson from Birds)…"
So yes, I have thanked God for this life. There is so much for which to be thankful. God is so much bigger than my impairments, and so much bigger than my ego. I am so thankful for that.Read more "thank you God for the pain- Kristen Wright"
Through the loss of my leg, I have been so THANKFUL for the growth I have experienced and my desire to be closer to God.Read more "thank you God for the pain- Scott Sandusky"
The great blessing of faith I received from my father was greater than the very foundations of the earth. And as a father now myself, I must pass along this great blessing of faith to my children.Read more "father…"
From the words of the prophets in the Old Testament leading up to and culminating in the teachings of Jesus and then passed along through the writings to the early Church, there is a sense that God isn’t giving up on the creation that was called “good” from the very beginning.Read more "heaven: a new heaven and new earth…"