In Praise of Halloween

In response to those Christian voices who decry and denounce the celebration of Halloween, my friend Rev. Marie Mainard O’Connell (minister and unapologetic celebrant) penned this ode a few years ago. She graciously allows me ...

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For all the Saints

All Saints and All Souls day are coming up November 1 and November 2, respectively. Historically, in the Catholic tradition, All Saints Day has been a celebration of the communion of saints, those people ...

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Feel Good Friday

I want to this fabulous young woman to be my friend. She wore her rejection letters as a skirt when she defended her dissertation. Love it! The Veggies are back! Forget meats and cheeses. ...

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Bible Stories for Big Kids–Zacchaeus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mV8wFANocHY All of you probably know at least something about Zacchaeus. You may be familiar with the song above. If you are of a certain age and grew up in church, you may be able to ...

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We are tired, God

Dear God, We are tired of the headlines We are tired of the news We are tired of the angry voices We are tired of unarmed black lives lost to guns held by white hands We are tired of arguments ...

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Feel Good Friday #68

Had to share this one. Even though there a quite a few good people across the country stepping in to help pay off school lunch debt, it's rare that a story that begins "Florida man" ...

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