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A Catholic's love letter to Evangelical women

I was lost and I found them. I was despairing and they held out their arms. I felt alienated from my church and they showed me a domestic church that strengthened and consoled. 2,006 more words

Faith

Easter in Uganda

Easter is one of the biggest holidays in Uganda. It is a chance to see family and relax. But as is so often the case in Uganda, it is the religious element that is most visible. 1,408 more words

Uganda

Happy Easter!

Hey! Happy Easter!

Yesterday my host mom and I colored eggs and decorated the house! It was really fun, and for some reason we’ve never colored Easter eggs back home. 318 more words

Germany

Unbound


Bearing the wounds
Open wide for all to see
Claiming their victory
Discarding the cloak of shame
HE RISES

Poetry

Meditations on the Inspiration and Victories of Authentic Love

“By inspirations I mean all the affections, attractions, inward reproaches and regrets, perceptions and illuminations with which God moves us, working in our hearts through His fatherly love and care in order to awaken, to kindle, to lead and draw us to heavenly love and holy desires; in short, all that forwards our eternal welfare. 1,103 more words

Catholic

The Sunday Shorts: April 20, 2014

Today is Easter Sunday! Happy Pascha to all! You can check out my Easter post here. Alleluia, Alleluia, Christ is Risen! Being Sunday, it also means that it is time for the second Sunday Shorts post. 275 more words

Christianity

An Easter View From A Fridge - hot buns, loincloths, charlatans and coming out

I’ve made buns. Hot and cross for Easter. Today I received a card from an uncle, a chaplain, encouraging me that this year I might ‘consider resurrection’. 578 more words