One of my favorite words is "abudanza." Jack fulfills this word to an extreme extent in capital letters, unfortunately also
Trying to keep up with the Joneses could spell economic disaster.
For those of us who are pushed to the margins, how do we come to experience God? In this broken world of misgivings, misrepresentations
The story of Isaac and Ishmael is difficult to read. The account follows two half-brothers born to the same father and different mothers. As the story played out, one was adored and one was banished. One was considered the heir of their common father; one was disinherited.
A few weeks ago, late in the afternoon, my six-year-old Z was climbing the tree near our very un-busy road when I saw that our eleven-year-old neighbor was talking to him.
I call on all Christians to lay down your scriptures, dogmas, doctrines and interpretations long enough to learn how to love your neighbor as your self.
Welcoming New Neighbors in New York. For Christine Celander DeLillo, the concept of forming a "Welcome Committee" started
High in protein, vitamins and minerals, bugs are very healthy for you. So... should we?
I think about his question for a second and reply, "Well, maybe it was so you and I could actually speak instead of waving at each other." To which Isaac says: "They tell us that everything is part of G-d's plan. A leaf blowing off a tree may land on top of a bug and give it protection and longer life."
Stories are what change the world, more than just ideas. And that's what I am seeing and hearing on the road -- stories that will change people for the common good. Even Washington can be affected by the stories outside of Washington -- take immigration reform for example.
We have already experienced the downsides of one potty for seven people -- like one desperate little fella trying to pee while his sister is sitting on the bowl. Really.
When asked how to get out of jury duty, Rob replies, "Get arrested." He did four years ago. And now he's all set. "So, be a man, and then also commit crimes."
On top of that, Eichenbaum also alleges that work being done on Valderrama’s guest house in his backyard, resulted in his
I heard a tapping on the back patio door. It was the middle of the night and my son and husband were sleeping upstairs!
Flickr photo by Jay Adan. Several other residents were treated on the scene for minor breathing problems, Lally said. Two
Neighbors can fill the gap when it is too much for one person to juggle a full-time job, solid relationships with a spouse and children and the needs of aging and ill parents.
Our country is in the midst of a clash between two competing moral visions, between those who believe in the common good, and those who believe individual good is the only good. It's time our leaders in Washington listen to someone other then themselves.