There Is a Better Way

I remember attending a pediatrics conference a few years back where a speaker on adolescent medicine extolled the benefits of promoting birth control and condoms for teens and pre-teens. He laughed as he quickly dismissed the argument for abstinence education, ridiculing any practitioner who would promote it as not only naive but even negligent in theirContinue reading “There Is a Better Way”

You’re Part of the Story

Imagine paging through a novel in a bookstore only to find that you have been written in as a key character. Now, wouldn’t that catch your attention? Yet, that’s exactly what’s happened. Today’s Mass readings tell us about three men who have a part in The Story: Ahaz, Paul, and Joseph. The main plot line:Continue reading “You’re Part of the Story”

There Is Hope!

Today is a day to remember that no matter what trial – yes, even horrors – we have experienced in life, we have a God who loves us and we have a destiny of glory that no person nor circumstance can take from us. But my life is so empty and no one seems toContinue reading “There Is Hope!”