• Courage,  Faith

    An Unusual Advent Meditation

    “The desert and the parched land will be glad; the wilderness will rejoice and blossom. Like the crocus, it will burst into bloom; it will rejoice greatly and shout for joy. The glory of Lebanon will be given to it, the splendor of Carmel…

  • Books,  Faith

    Source of My Strength

    I  love a good inspirational movie, song, or book.  So many of my writings begin with the inspiration I find in them.  I especially love a good adventure!  After all, I lived in Haiti for two years, sailed around the…

  • Faith

    Here

    It’s not hard to find a sad story in our world.  One has just to turn on the news to find overwhelming stories filled with deep pain.   Or enter into the life of a friend and walk closely enough…