A Hope Found at St. Monica’s Road

Simeon stood at the sacred spot on St. Monica’s Road where a few days ago a boy he knew lay, never to move again. Flowers wilted against the curb, surrounded…

Martin Luther and the 21st Century

A few nights ago, I watched a PBS special about the life of Martin Luther and how he changed the course of Western Europe’s history. [1] The documentary talked about…

The Sting of a Portuguese Man-O-War and the Cross

Not too long ago, I suffered my first Portuguese-man-o-war sting. It was the most excruciating pain I have ever felt (yes, ladies, I know what you’re about to say: try…