Soul Care

Magnificent Sorrow

Magnificent Sorrow

Why do we flee so much from ‘sadness’?  Refusing to embrace this emotion rolls so quickly into bitterness or anger.  Sadness quickly gets covered up by activity and false pretenses.  We’re uncomfortable and jittery around other people’s sadness.  To see the suffering...

A Father’s Love

A Father’s Love

On a hazy autumn morning, he sits by the hospital window. Shimmers of light from the sunrise dance upon his newborn daughter’s face. She is so beautiful, untouched. His wife has finally fallen asleep on the bed beside him; so exhausted, finally a rest from her labor....