Month: May 2014

Am I Going to Hell? (Questions People are Asking Us at the End – and Sometimes Throughout – Life)

Life can only be understood backwards. But it must be lived forwards.         Søren Kierkegaard  Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.      Mother Teresa   We met the elderly man in his home. He was dying of lung cancer. The disease had progressed to a state that…
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The Way of Understanding

This is a powerful commentary from the New York Times today.  David Brooks has articulated very profoundly – in “Stairway to Wisdom” what it really takes to understand one another.  It truly is walking alongside someone, through the good and the bad, the joyous and the sad.  It is being willing to be vulnerable with others…
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May 2014 News

Thank You for an Inspiring Fundraising Banquet  Over the past two months we have done an incredible amount of reflecting on our 2014 fundraising banquet. It was a very special evening, one in which a generous and grateful spirit was deeply felt. We thank everyone who attended that night to support our mission and ministry…
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Coming Soon – “Someone To Tell It To: Sharing Life’s Journey”

  We just got back the final edits from Thomas Nelson Publishers/Westbow Press for our book – Someone To Tell It To: Sharing Life’s Journey. Here is what the editors said about it. We feel very grateful to have received such positive affirmation. We will let you know, as soon as get word, when the…
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The Vulnerability of Jesus

Confronting our feelings and giving them appropriate expression always takes strength, not weakness. It takes strength to acknowledge our anger, and sometimes more strength yet to curb the aggressive urges anger may bring and to channel them into nonviolent outlets. IT takes strength to face our sadness and to grieve and to let our grief…
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