Monthly Archives: February 2011

A Sacred Place

What makes a place sacred? Is it because someone or some group has said it is sacred? Or is it because there are prayers, rituals, or ceremonies done there to designate the place as sacred? Does it matter if a … Continue reading

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Mosaic: Creating Beauty from Broken Pieces

Having lived in Pittsburgh for fourteen years, in 1992 I packed up my life and moved to South Florida. Working as the administrator of an international development program, I was looking to expand my horizons even further by moving somewhere … Continue reading

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Valentine: the Man, the Martyr, and the Inspiration for Love

Valentine’s Day: a day for roses, candy and romance! School children distribute greetings to their friends and couples share intimate dinners followed by … well, we don’t need to explore the post-dinner affections. The point is this: Valentine’s Day is … Continue reading

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