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#MoravianStar2015 Photo Mosaic

Hopefully this will brighten up a cold Friday night for ya! Here’s the Moravian star photo mosaic!

Thanks to everyone who contributed to our #MoravianStar2015 social campaign. 33 more words


The Machine Smiled

The world swims along–get up, get dressed, get on the road, get to work–in a toneless hum.

My work entails a thousand unpatterned steps and hundreds of mindless arm movements a day. 151 more words


Feast of Saint John Neumann (5 Jan 2016)

On January 5, 1930, my parents and godparents brought me to the church of the Most Holy Name of Jesus on the Loyola campus in New Orleans, where I was baptized. 567 more words

Daily Messages

Work of Christmas Begins
Howard Thurman (adapted)

“When the song of the angels is stilled,
when the star in the sky is gone,
when the kings and princes are home, 242 more words

Five Golden Rings

Today is the Fifth Day of Christmas.

No, you don’t have to put your tree back up, but just be aware that the season isn’t over. 258 more words


Christmas Morning Epiphany

It’s Christmas morning.  I’ve been up since before dawn, and managed to catch the sunrise, which was beautiful.  It is such an unusual Christmas morning. It’s warm out, I went out on the deck to take this picture, and left the slider open, it’s almost 60° outside!  981 more words


George Washington's Mount Vernon by Candlelight.

“I say there is no darkness but ignorance.”
― William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night

With Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving behind us, our thoughts turn to, well, Christmas.  Its unavoidable as people haul decorations out of storage, what with the giant inflatables that litter suburban lawns everywhere, strings of lights along the eaves, wreaths festooning doors, and the interminable Christmas carols being broadcast nonstop in that steady consistent effort surely intended to drive the listener insane. 463 more words