Tag: trials

Right Where I Am

By Ann O’Malley I’m standing at the sink brushing my teeth before bed when I hear an ominous sound.  Drip. Drip. Drip. Drip.  Uh-oh.  I poke my head through the doorway into the other half of the bathroom, the part…

Honoring Courage: MLK

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.” “Now there is a final reason I think that Jesus says, ‘Love your enemies.’  It is this: that love has within it a redemptive power.  And there is a…

opening up to beauty

…opening up to beauty feels like risk and there are days when it feels like betrayal to look for joy in such small pieces of the world when that joy co-exists with such pain, but I have settled somewhere in…

For He Will Save

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: After His mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Spirit.  Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not wanting to…