Tagged: children

What Is the Church?

By Kaitlin B. Curtice The Early Church You think because you understand “one” you must understand “two,” because one and one make two. But you must also understand “and.” —Sufi saying In our early...

Washing Feet

By Elrena Evans Jesus knew that the Father had given him complete power; he knew that he had come from God and was going to God. So he rose from the table, took off...

I See You

By Elrena Evans The week school began this year, I was chatting with one of the therapists at my son’s elementary school. She asked who his teacher was for second grade, and when I...

Heroes or Neighbors?

by Aimee Fritz “So what does this have to do with refugees?” I asked my kids at breakfast. “I don’t know. Maybe the naked part?” my son offered. “He’s naked? That’s what ‘stripped him...

What Is the Value of One Human Life?

by Becky Baik I find I have been pondering this question a lot lately, and not just because it happens to be the promotional tagline for my husband’s favorite soon-to-be-released video game.  We live...

Alive!

Holy Week brings us from Palm Sunday to Good Friday to Resurrection Day, from triumph to tragedy back to triumph. It reminds us more than any other liturgical season that Jesus’ life, ministry, tortured...