One of life’s toughest challenges is overcoming the anger and hurt of being mistreated by someone, especially someone we love. As Christians, we hear so much about forgiveness and the need to forgive. But what sounds good in theory often feels insurmountable when you’ve been cheated on by your ... Read More about 5 Lessons about Forgiveness
Why is there suffering? I sometimes struggle with the pain and suffering in the world. I understand that man created this condition by disobedience, but on a daily basis, it feels like undue punishment. However, a glass-half-full view of heartache is the inexplicable joy, knowledge, and ... Read More about The Blessing from Suffering
Grow Your Mustard Seed Faith Whether you’re a gardener or not, you’ve probably planted seeds at some point in your life. It’s fascinating to see the first tender sprouts poke through the soil and reach for the sun. The daily growth is magical to watch until, at last, the fruit is ready to be ... Read More about 6 Lessons from a Mustard Seed
A Christian Family Christmas Tradition Christmas traditions form the foundation of many treasured childhood memories. They can also help adults keep the Christmas spirit alive, as we tend to get bogged down with everything that has nothing to do with the true meaning of the holiday. I fell in love ... Read More about Traveling Nativity
I’m admittedly a little obsessed with the afterlife and the transition from this life into the next. One of the common themes I have heard about is that the person about to pass will look up and reach out, as if to grasp an extended hand – presumably a “welcome” from a loved one or angel from the ... Read More about Message from Heaven
What can be more fundamental than understanding the root of our existence? My Catholic upbringing instilled in me a love of Jesus that I took for granted until I reached the age to understand there were doubters. Is God Real? I started questioning the existance of God around the age of twelve or ... Read More about Is God Real?