ALLENA

When trials and tests come into my life I am always prepared to think and feel myself into inactivity.  The length and breadth of the situation, the varied possible outcomes, and the impact of each, play around in my head until I realize the day has passed.  Usually my thinking …

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St. Francis of Assisi Poem

Lord, make me an instrument of Thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love. Where there is injury, pardon. Where there is doubt, faith. Where there is despair, hope. Where there is darkness, light. Where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, Grant that I may not so …

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HITCHHIKING

For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.  So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen.  For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.  2 Cor. 4:17-18 Recently I …

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ERNIE’S FUNERAL

“I tell you the truth, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be condemned; he has crossed over from death to life.  John 5:24 It is seldom one goes to a funeral of a person you have only met once.  However, …

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