• Blessed are the mentally ill because…

    ...in our weakness we can learn certain strengths: humility: suddenly, the plug is pulled.  You're not who you thought you were; and it hurts.  You …

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  • Treasures of darkness

    Everything I'm reading at the moment seems to point to the necessity of Christian suffering.  It's not a message I've been seeking. In fact, I …

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  • Better than sleep…

    We've recently adopted a little boy and are in the early stages of settling him in.  The wee man is doing well, and we are …

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  • Better than Disney…

    My daughter is obsessed with the story of 'Beauty and the Beast'. In fact, it's now the soundtrack to not just my waking, but my …

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  • Our Father’s Voice

    I love my dad. He's smart and kind and honest and — brilliant. 'You take after me,' he says. I smile;  but I don't believe it.  I …

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