Monthly Archives: March 2014

Generosity From Poverty

 I have a student whose mother is a serious alcoholic and who, of necessity, has assumed the role of parenting her younger siblings.  She has considered cancelling her own college plans so that she can stay home and care for … Continue reading

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Silencing Distractions: Practical Lenten Advice

Our lives are typically filled with so much noise and though much of this occurs in the larger environment where we cannot control it, there are other sources of noise that we willingly allow into our lives. These noises, from … Continue reading

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Trading Things: Lent 2014

Today, on this First Sunday of Lent, I want to explore the lives of people who made changes in their lives, people who traded one thing for another.  My hope is that we will hear in their stories an invitation … Continue reading

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