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 who were believed to have made it to heaven. All Souls was a day to pray for all souls--particularly those who may be lingering in purgatory. Today, many Protestant liturgical traditions use the days interchangeably. ...

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The Power of Remembrance

On this Memorial Day weekend, in the midst of the barbecues, float trips and pool gatherings, let us not forget to remember. To remember those who gave their lives in service and to acknowledge the power of remembrance. If you know someone who has lost a loved one who was serving, reach out today. One of the things grieving people fear is that the person they love will be forgotten, by ...

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The Power of Remembrance

On Memorial Day, in the midst of the barbecues, float trips and pool gatherings, let us not forget to remember. To remember those who gave their lives in service and to acknowledge the power of remembrance. If you know someone who has lost a loved one who was serving, reach out today. One of the things grieving people fear is that the person they love will be forgotten, by society, by ...

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