Sharing Everything

The little old couple walked slowly into McDonald’s that cold winter evening. They looked out of place amid the young families and young couples eating there that night. Some of the customers looked admiringly at them. You could tell what the admirers were...

Gaining Hope

“People gain so much hope when they know they are not experiencing something alone.” – Joyce Rupp Save and...

The Task of Peacemaking

“Only if we become calm as earth, fluid as water, and blazing as fire will we able to rise to the task of peacemaking.” – David Steindl-Rast Save and...

1 Peter 3:15

“Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect…” (NIV) Just Thinking: How we respond to people’s questions, ideas, and insults says a lot...

Relationship Challenges

“Some of the biggest challenges in relationships come from the fact that most people enter a relationship in order to get something: They’re trying to find someone who’s going to make them feel good. In reality, the only way a relationship will last...