Messengers of Christ -- Living The World


Lambs: the enduring image of springtime.  Everyone loves to see them out in the fields gamboling in the sunshine.  At our “Good Shepherd” Mass this past Sunday, I was moved by the Gospel reading with its reassurance that “there will … Continue reading


Have you ever noticed that before something gets renovated or rebuilt, or, for that matter, built from the ground up, that there is a lot of deconstruction, mud and chaos in the interim? As an example of this, a new, … Continue reading


Love or loathe them, we all have them: birthdays. March 3rd was a landmark birthday for my brother-in-law, Richard, and he was not at all happy about entering a new decade. This got me to thinking about our differing attitudes … Continue reading


Your perspective on the meaning of life is reshaped dramatically when you join with others in offering the basic necessities of life to those struggling to survive, living on the streets in our inner cities.   Many of these vulnerable souls … Continue reading


“I’ve begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn from it. It has a quality and a dimension all its own.” ― Chaim Potok, The Chosen “Never miss a good chance to shut up.”― Will Rogers Every … Continue reading

My Time In Peru

Amy with some of the women and their new filters and buckets

Several months ago I was invited to accompany Bon Secours Sister Fran Gorsuch to Peru to join with the Peruvian Sisters there in implementing a water filter program called Water With Blessings. I serve as Director of the Bon Secours … Continue reading

Becky O.

My Uncle Leo lived a really mixed life, full of -isms (sexism, racism, alcoholism, addicted to cocaine) but also full of grace, with a strong devotion to Mary and love of the Church. About a year after he quit cocaine, … Continue reading


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