When God Hears

It had been a long time, farther back than anyone could remember. There were, of course, the stories passed down through the centuries. Stories of ancestors who came as a free and favored people to escape famine. Stories of a promise that they would become a grand nation of their own. But maybe they were … More When God Hears

Jewels of Love

I almost didn’t include it. The picture made me uncomfortable, so I thought I would just leave it out. Just tell the story. Just blog about what I can grasp of Mary at the feet of Jesus, and hold at arm’s length what I cannot. I do feel able to sit at his feet to … More Jewels of Love

An Abundance of Marys

What would you say the likelihood is of politicians being the models of unity across racial, social and ideological lines in our world today? I imagine most of us would respond without hesitation “Ha! Not likely!” But then again, God often surprises us with glimpses of himself through the least likely of people and at unexpected … More An Abundance of Marys