Last May I had the opportunity to watch a preliminary screening of the new movie Courageous. From the producers of Fireproof comes a powerful film about fathers, friendship and faith. Weaved into the storyline is a tale of a group of police officers, their daily struggles in family and faith, trying to care and protect their families and community. I... [Read more...]Where have all the cowboys gone?
feel free to listen to Paula Cole’s song while you read this post Yesterday my boss and I talked about the lack of ‘real men’ in our society. Why is that? Why are there so few real men out there? Men that are able to commit, to be self-sacrificing? We talked for a while on how the men are just not receiving the formation they need... [Read more...]“I will not leave you orphans…”
In the Gospel reading of May 2, Jesus promises us he will not leave us orphans. Jesus said to his disciples: “If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate to be with you always, the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot accept, because it neither sees nor knows him. But you know... [Read more...]Resurrection
My father passed away yesterday, well his heart stopped beating, so…let me start over, I THOUGHT my father passed away yesterday. I received a phone call in the morning from my sister-in-law and by the sound of her voice I knew something was terribly wrong. It turned out that the police had to track down my eldest brother at work. The police... [Read more...]How to Find Your Soulmate Without Losing Your Soul
How to Find Your Soulmate Without Losing Your Soul by Jason and Crystalina Evert Single women often feel left alone to find answers to their deep questions about love and intimacy. Some hang out and hook up, hoping for love. Others are afraid even to hope. At some point, every woman needs reassurance that you – and your standards – are... [Read more...]