The Ten “Love” Commandments

By Hilary Scheppers     “Love is the fulfillment of the law.” – Romans 13: 9-10 On St. Valentine’s Day of lovey-dovey-ness, we have a communal opportunity to show our love for one [...]

The Gift of Jesus

By Lynda MacFarland     I love the story of the presentation of Jesus in the Temple. The two people who have spent their lives awaiting the promises of God, Simeon and Anna, finally [...]

Before The Breakthrough 

By: Caralyn   Confession: In the nine years that I’ve lived in New York City since college, the city has definitely taken its toll on this midwestern gal: I no longer wave at people [...]

Quitter’s Day

By Sharon Wilson     Today is dubbed as “Quitter’s Day” and marks the day that most people give up on their New Year’s resolutions, including me. At about this [...]

Fair[l]y Godmother & Entirely God’s Daughter

By Katie Anderson     They’ve come in droves this year—one joyful announcement after the next—the babies are coming, the babies are coming! No complaints on my part 😊 The [...]

Following Yonder Star

By Katie Taylor     I recently left my job.  Well, it was more of a career, a lifestyle, and, honestly, a central element of my identity. I was an Air Force officer and had served for [...]

The Struggle of Detachment

By Allison Gingras Detachment is not my superpower. My past attachments have included clothing, shoes, children’s movies, and music CDs. My basement and attic once filled with things I [...]