When an "old" movie catches your attention and speaks truth to you in a new way, you find yourself writing about it... (a reflection on the movie, Gladiator)
These past few weeks have been rough... members of the media are publicly (and crudely) insulting one another... a child who was denied treatment by the hospital against the wishes of his parents passed away... Even closer to home, in my own life, there are huge discouragements... from false accusations towards loved ones and injustices... Continue Reading →
A Catholic perspective on the hit single from The Chainsmokers and Coldplay, including authenticity, acceptance, growth, and superhuman abilities
This story is not my own. I came across it this morning and thought it was an incredible story of the power of grace. You might remember this story from a few years back; an editor from ESPN was fired for his headline "Chink in the Armor" which he used as his opening line for... Continue Reading →
Reality TV isn't the only place for over-the-top drama. Scripture is actually full of these kinds of stories. Inspired by a comment on a TV show, I've cast my characters for Genesis' version of The Real Housewives.
I love giving gifts... I've had some major wins, and also some major fails... This post contains 8 different ways I've used to come up with some really, really good gift ideas... without breaking the bank.
St. John Vianney displayed amazing humility. He probably didn't mean for it to be funny... but it certainly is!
I allow myself time to feel the negative (but valid) human emotions that pop up in reaction to frustrating circumstances; then I choose grace instead