Stories

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Friday, Jun 19, 2020

A Father’s Hope: An Equal World

As a father of two young boys, ages seven and five, I am filled with awe at their never-ending curiosity and zest for life. The novel coronavirus p...

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Friday, Jun 12, 2020

Laying Bare The Suffering In Our Midst

What is the role of a faith leader amidst the COVID-19 global pandemic? This past March, as I both settled into my new routine of self-isolation an...

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Mission Possible: Youth and the Power of the Holy Spirit

Last year, I told the sixty teenagers gathered in our parish hall that today was the day we would travel to the North Pole. They looked at me quizz...

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Friday, May 08, 2020

Moments That Matter: One Mother’s Story

Millicent, a 29-year-old local community leader, lives with her family in Kasirere, a small village located in Kisumu County, Kenya. Her husband, G...

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Friday, Apr 17, 2020

Volunteering is Ministry: Celebrating Our Volunteers

I accidentally stumbled upon volunteer management as a profession over six years ago. After graduating from seminary, a job description caught my e...

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Friday, Apr 03, 2020

Palm Sunday: Our Hope Is For Nothing Less Than Life Itself

Palm Sunday is the gateway into Holy Week, and, perhaps, on this day, the most anxious Palm Sunday many of us have ever known, we might relate all ...

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