How an opportunity ‘out of the blue’ changed my spiritual life forever.
Love is for people; not buildings
Layman Lectionary Series
— “Take her back! Take her back!” I yelled at my mother. She was holding my sister in her arms and had just brought her home from the hospital after giving birth. We were in the kitchen of a wood-framed house. I was standing next to a white fridge and was having a tantrum. I…
Rob Azevedo walked out of a place of worship and immediately gets to use his newfound gratitude.
The real problem is the idea that my sex, my skin, my body parts have been punished and made responsible for crimes they did not commit.
When we talk about God, we talk instead of an internal drive to be of use.
Jason Villanueva is originally from Houston, Texas. He is a graphic designer and photographer by trade. Jason moved from Houston in 2010 to start a new work out of Aviator Church in Derby, Kansas on the north side of Wichita to reach second and third generation Hispanics. He is one of the hosts of Disciple…
Dad Attitude: Our Inner Worlds In a sunlit patio next to the church at my sons’ preschool is a circular labyrinth painted into the concrete. You wouldn’t notice it unless you looked closely; the sun having washed almost all the dark gray lines indicating the pathway. If I have time after morning drop off, I’ll…
He was my first male role model. He taught me how to be an honorable man.
but the church doesn’t plan on taking a position on GOP tax bill estimated to result in lower charitable giving
As I have pursued health and sobriety, I have come to know the truth that I am forever home in the hand of God, forever abiding.
Time Machine Series: Exploring Past, Present & Future PAST If you had known me in high school, you’d have said, “What a devout Catholic you are.” I went to Mass on Sundays, volunteered at St. Vincent de Paul’s Thrift Store, and never missed a Thursday night class in preparation for my Confirmation. While I had…
One man tells the story of how he was born into a world accepting of the myth that black skin originated when Ham, the son of Noah, received a curse from his father after telling his brothers of Noah’s sin.
During my episodes of schizoaffective disorder I believed that I was a messiah who had to save the world. I thought there were divine signs guiding me toward the correct course of action. I felt I had to save the world and bring about another golden age as I had heard about in ancient China.…
I have created change within my own being and personal understanding. I created change in the perceptions of the artists around me.