Your smile is a messenger of your good will. Your smile brightens the lives of all who see it. To someone who has seen a dozen people frown, scowl or turn their faces away, your smile is like the sun breaking through the clouds.
On my way to church this morning, I heard a report on NPR about the fiftieth anniversary of the Vatican II document “Nostra Aetate” which was a declaration on the relationship of the Catholic Church with non-Christian religions. 285 more words
You and I live in a broken mess of a world. Whether it’s another mass shooting we hear about in the news or simply hearing a kid in my fifth grade class yell, “Shut up!”, all of these instances sincerely break my heart. 838 more words