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The hope of Patrick was Jesus

The life of St. Patrick, known as the apostle of Ireland, bears no resemblance to the festivities most of us in America associate with the day. As with many holidays, St. Patrick’s day has become a celebration of Irish heritage through traditions that have nothing to do with Patrick himself, and often have little even […]

Quotable: Francis Chan on Stress and Worry

From Crazy Love: When I am consumed by my problems – stressed out by my life, my family, my job – I actually convey the belief that I think the circumstances are more important than God’s command to always rejoice.  In other words, that I have a “right” to disobey God because of the magnitude […]

The power of kindness

I had an important reminder today – being kind is powerful. I received a medical bill today, something I knew should have been covered by our insurance – something expensive.  I admit, I was annoyed because this isn’t the first time this sort of thing has happened and it often takes several calls to the […]

Infamy achieved

It was a gorgeous morning in the north east. The children were back at school and summer was fading into the realm of memories. The business day was beginning and everything seemed so normal. It was a new day. High overhead, however, there were three places where normal was already gone, where the world as […]