Sermon: The Light of Christmas (And Free eBook!)

Merry Christmas, dear reader! I hope festive plans await your holiday weekend and good times with family lay around the corner. If you’re heading to church Christmas morning, you’ll undoubtedly hear a holiday-themed sermon. If I may, I’d like to add a little bite-sized message to the mix that I gave at a nursing home … More Sermon: The Light of Christmas (And Free eBook!)

The Sanctity of the Home and ‘The Cricket on the Hearth’

Note: There be spoilers ahead for this book that’s been out for a century and a half. The Cricket on the Hearth, a little Christmas novella by Charles Dickens, weaves an intricate and heart-warming story in a short span of time. John and “Dot” Peerybingle live happily together with their baby though John is considerably … More The Sanctity of the Home and ‘The Cricket on the Hearth’

The Shoulders of Giants in ‘Getting to Know the Church Fathers’

The expression “standing on the shoulders of giants” has seen some use over the centuries, perhaps most famously by Isaac Newton, who said, “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” The idea is of building off a previous generation, or previous discoveries and experiences. You learn from the … More The Shoulders of Giants in ‘Getting to Know the Church Fathers’