Shepherdstown Chronicle in Faithen-usFri, 14 Aug 2020 15:39:23 EDTFri, 14 Aug 2020 15:39:23 EDT out of the rat race and into gratitude are many issues in life that want our attention. Issues that call us to be present to life's demands: our families, careers, financial issues, etc. You may be looking for ways to be in better control of your life.Fri, 8 Nov 2019 00:00:00 EDT'What if?': Imagining a world without intolerance some friends gather, they chat and eat; others play games like bridge, or canasta, or Mah Jongg. Quite often, my friends and I will play, "What If?" while we sit and eat. We set a scenario, and then each person answers what they would do.Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 EDTDabbing up the tears with popcorn 2,600 years ago, Habakkuk's lament (Hab. 1:2-3; 2:2-4) cuts to the heart of our struggle with faith. "I cry for help but you don't listen! I cry out to you violence -- but you don't intervene.Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 EDT"Life is sweeter when we journey together" trip home from church the other day. I was cutting cross-country to the nearest Walmart on a heavily traveled road. Just past Jefferson High School, traffic screeched to a halt. People were out of their cars running around in circles.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 EDTWhere do we find passion in our lives?, as a requirement of my doctoral program, I was assigned to read "The Power of Pull" by Hagel, Brown and Davison. One of the concepts this book covered was the power of passio.Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDT