Cheers to 100 Years

Cheers to 100 Years

Living to be 100 is a big deal. While most people aspire to live to a good old age, only a few people make it to the century mark. Oftentimes centenarians are asked about their secret. How were they able to live so long? What wisdom would they pass down to others?...
Confidence in the Changes

Confidence in the Changes

Our theme for the last few weeks has been Changed for Good. There are lots of ways that we change over time. Our bodies change. Our families change. Our circumstances are always changing. Some changes are welcome — a better job, an improved relationship, an...
Sawubona Y’all

Sawubona Y’all

Last week I learned the Zulu word sawubona. It’s a way that people greet one like you and I say hello. However, having shared that word during my message yesterday, a friend sent me a link that describes the deeper meaning of sawubona. It literally means I see you....
The Language of Heaven

The Language of Heaven

Dear Friends, A woman who died found herself standing outside the gates of heaven, greeted by Saint Peter. She asked him, “Oh, is this really heaven? Did I make it?” Peter said, “Yes, but you must do one more thing before you can enter.” She said, “What is it?”...
Faces in the Light

Faces in the Light

Dear Friends, Years ago, I heard an old story that points to the light that we all need. A rabbi once asked his students, “How can we determine the hour of dawn, when the night ends and the day begins?” One of the students replied, “You can know the dawn has come when...