Monthly Archives: November 2009

In Every Heart, Prepare Him Room

Nov 25, 2009 Richard Gotthardt What does the word “advent” mean to you?  For many of us, it’s a word associated with Christmas in some way, but we’re not quite sure how.  We tend to associate it (correctly) with the … Continue reading

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The Story of You

Nov 20, 2009 Richard Gotthardt “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far, away, a great adventure took place.”  Those words are the opening for… come on, now… that’s it, Star Wars.  How about this one, for you literary … Continue reading

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Something to Say

Nov 13, 2009 Richard Gotthardt Sacred One, Loving Friend, Listening Heart, My soul has something to say but the words get stuck in my mouth, in my head. I want to tell you how much I need you, how I … Continue reading

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Resurrection

Nov 05, 2009 Richard Gotthardt A good friend died yesterday.  I watched over the weeks as her body, ravaged by cancer, wasted away, wore out, then finally shut down altogether.  Her spirit remained vibrant and courageous all the way to … Continue reading

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Suffering With Purpose

By Debby DeBernardi No matter how much I have tried to be immune to or prevent suffering in my life and in those I love, we suffer.  I have experienced, like many of you, the death of my grandparents, mother, … Continue reading

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