23 Dec, 2020

What Will You Receive This Christmas?

By |2020-12-23T04:19:38+00:00December 23rd, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on What Will You Receive This Christmas?

What Will You Receive This Christmas? What will you receive this Christmas? It never fails on Christmas morning. Near the end of the unwrapping of gifts, each one peeks to see if there is possibly one missed lonely gift somewhere underneath a branch of the tree. No one wants to miss a gift. And yet [...]

25 Nov, 2020

The Importance of Traditions

By |2020-11-25T13:17:48+00:00November 25th, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on The Importance of Traditions

The word "tradition" evokes fond memories of the movie, Fiddler on the Roof. The main character Tevye (actor Nick Paone), harkened to his family and those around him in the surrounding culture by belting out a loud "Tradition!". This word underscored the dominant theme of the movie—being reliant on tradition and faith in times of [...]

28 Oct, 2020

Leaving a Legacy For All Time

By |2020-10-28T20:57:07+00:00October 28th, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on Leaving a Legacy For All Time

"It was the worst of times . . . it was the best of times." Regularly cited as one of the best novels of all time, the classic novel, "A Tale of Two Cities" by Author Charles Dickens painted a picture of what it was like to live during the French Revolution and the Reign [...]

13 Apr, 2020

Our Risen Lord Triumphs Over All

By |2020-04-13T18:25:09+00:00April 13th, 2020|Christian, COVID-19, Fear, Hope|Comments Off on Our Risen Lord Triumphs Over All

This past weekend the news continued to flash images of the suffering while the church pews were empty. Churches hosted 72-hour prayer vigils praying for those who have lost loved ones via the COVID-19 Coronavirus, those suffering either physically or because of loneliness from social distancing or from serving as nurses, doctors & first responders to [...]

31 Mar, 2020

Finding Hope in the Hard Places

By |2020-03-31T15:19:34+00:00March 31st, 2020|Christian, COVID-19, Fear, Hope|Comments Off on Finding Hope in the Hard Places

Empty shelves and countless faces with masks concealing a worried expression pervade the media. Churches no longer meet in person and students are now educated in their homes. The highest unemployment rate since the early eighties and a volatile stock market add to the feeling of instability, and all of these vast changes happened seemingly [...]