Moments that rock our world

Most of our day-to-day life is filled with moments that pass us by with little to no notice. But, some moments come along that rock our world, change the direction of our lives, or are once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

Quelling the flames of hatred with courage, wisdom, and love

In the days following the horrific events in Charlottesville, Virginia, I found myself wanting to post some kind of response on social media but I was afraid whatever I said would be either too incendiary or too cliché. 

Surprisingly modern insights from an old children's book

I recently started seeing a priest for spiritual direction. The first book he recommended was a pretty obvious choice, An Introduction to the Devout Life by St. Francis de Sales, filled with short, thought-provoking, spiritually challenging meditations. The second book he gave me was a bit of a surprise.