Monthly Archives: February 2015

The Courage to Love Extravagantly

If you were with me last Sunday, you remember I quoted Stephanie Dowrick’s wonderful book, Forgiveness and Other Acts of Love, in talking about loving extravagantly:  “It takes courage to wake up to how mysterious and profound life is, and … Continue reading

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God Bless ME

Well, we made it through Valentine’s Day.  The flowers have probably begun dropping their leaves and may have been tossed, and the candy boxes are empty. Valentine’s Day is a wonderful and heart-opening day for those of us in a … Continue reading

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The Gift of Generosity

You probably remember the quote from the New Testament about “the greatest commandment:” loving God (which we talked about on Sunday, February 1), and loving our neighbor as ourselves. I believe that loving our neighbor, no matter who that is, … Continue reading

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“Believe in Something Bigger”

If you live in California and have been out and about, you’ve probably seen the billboards or heard the radio commercials for the California Lottery Commission, with the announcement of Wednesday night’s jackpot being more than $317 million.  Their by-line … Continue reading

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