Maren C. Tirabassi
Ellie adapted and adjusted to limitations caused by aging, redefining loss as opportunity.
We don't know the moment God will choose to accomplish the good it would take us forever to do. It could be any moment. It could be every moment.
Warning: I'm about to say something unchristian.
Very few of us are able to be free of our perch or our point of view.
When I was a child church evoked two emotions: boredom and awe.
Maybe the Bible's stories are alive all around us, and it's our job to find ways to tell the old, old stories in beautiful new ways.
"When my mother was diagnosed with cancer," a friend shared recently, "one of the greatest gifts was the nurse in the oncologist's office."
The time famine is the pervasive feeling that we don't have enough time.
Kenneth L. Samuel
In various forms, the same question has reverberated throughout human history: Who will show us better times?
Some people claim to know. They've seen soft lights, green meadows, felt God's embrace. If you find that comforting, I'm glad. But none of it is certain.