Truth and Dare

I’ve never played the game “Truth or Dare”, and it’s not something I’d ever want to do. I’ve heard too many horror stories of young people (and, sometimes not-so-young people) divulging information that should have been theirs alone, or performing a “dare” that was dangerous, humiliating or out of their comfort zone. (It’s sad what […]

What “Languages” Do You Speak?

Last Sunday at church, Sue (the Pastor of the faith community I belong to) did something really cool for Pentecost. (In most Christian religions, Pentecost commemorates the descent of The Holy Spirit. In Judaism it’s celebrated as the feast of Shavuot; the giving of The Law on Sinai.) Sue was reading verses from The Bible, […]

Getting from Overwhelmed to Serene

Have you ever felt overwhelmed, defeated, or exhausted? Has it ever seemed that in spite of how hard you work, how often you “put yourself out there”, or how much you love, it just isn’t enough? Have you ever been on the brink of hopelessness? Have you ever believed that if you take one more […]