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March Newsletter

 The March edition of the Emmaus Visitor is in the mail and on line (click here to read).

In this month’s newsletter: ♣ Prayer Walk of the Passion March 25 ♣ Holy Week services ♣ Bishop Jeff’s Lenten Devotional series ♣ Spaghetti dinner at St. 30 more words


Failure - What's in a word? - Part 2

Here I follow up on part 1 of my discussion on failure.

The Oxford Dictionary defines ‘failure’ as:

A lack of success

An unsuccessful person, enterprise or thing… 2,144 more words

Social Concerns

FaithWorks Food Pantry

by Pastor Dana

Our FaithWorks food pantry opened in early February. We had lots of people the first week for our grand opening. And while it slowed down a bit the second week, we are getting rave reviews by both our volunteers and our guests regarding the way guests “shop” for their own food rather than having things prepackaged for them. 193 more words


Noticias para Marzo

Haga clic aquí para leer el boletin para marzo.

En las noticias esta mes: ≡ En Esta Cuaresma Haz, Actua… ≡ El Proyecto $1 Contra la Pobreza ≡ El Poder de la Oración ≡ ¿Que Significa Amar? 16 more words


Why I Haven't Seen The Oscar Winners Yet

Right now, I am watching the 87th Academy Awards and as usual, I struggle while watching because unfortunately, I haven’t seen so many of the films that are being announced, and I’m a Film Studies teacher!   1,093 more words


Failure – What’s in a word? Part 1

Not too long ago, after returning from a long evening walk – a common habit of mine at the time -, I wrote down the following words: 2,504 more words

Social Concerns

The Tax on Bandwidth and the Scarcity Trap

All types of scarcity cause the same behaviors and produce the same consequences.  A shortage of money, time, healthy food, or friends taxes your effective bandwidth, tunnels your vision, and perpetuates a scarcity trap. 924 more words