Category Archives: General Interests

The poison of the soul

Somewhere along the line, I read that “resentment is the poison of the soul.”  How true that is! Several days ago, I attended a conference.  After the major presentation, participants were invited to share their views.  Because of the large … Continue reading

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Little signs from God

Little signs of God’s presence come to us each day if we but keep the eyes and ears of our hearts open. I had a good but demanding weekend working with sixty men on a retreat program.  When I woke … Continue reading

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Jesus’ condemnation of anger

My eye focused in on one of Jesus’ many condemnations in today’s Gospel, Matthew 5:17-37.  “… whoever is angry with his brother (or sister) will be liable to judgment…”. What is Jesus talking about? Anger is a natural, normal human reaction … Continue reading

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the Word of God feeds us

Crowds followed Jesus into the desert to be fed by His words.  They were starving for Truth and Authenticity.  They were an oppressed people with little or no hope for a better future.  Jesus spoke with deep faith and conviction. … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day remembrances

Today we celebrate Valentine’s Day – a day to remember special women in our lives. This morning, I spent some time in prayer remembering the special women in my life: my loving mother, Anna, now with God these past twenty … Continue reading

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