Does our celebration move beyond ourselves?

What does Memorial Day, July 4, or Easter mean? How,doe we mark time? Our secularized and commercialized culture has lost the root significance of our holidays. We have made our holidays about distraction, entertainment, consumption, feasting and personal satisfaction. We tend to celebrate nothing larger than ourselves. We have taken the “holy” out of our […]

How shall we live after a loss?

How shall we now live? What will we do in seasons of loss, brokenness and disappointment? How do we tend our souls when we walk through a season of loss?   We all feel loss differently. Facing loss we may grapple or go numb. Some narrow our eyes, grit our teeth and speak off handed […]