Has anyone ever experienced a disappointment?

Gospel of Luke 3:1-6 Has anyone else ever experienced a disappointment?  I have. Speaking for myself I have a tendency to exaggerate the potential benefits of an anticipated experience, encounter, or event.  This is something I have done since I was a child.  I have a very vivid early childhood memory around a family tripContinue reading “Has anyone ever experienced a disappointment?”

As we enter into this Advent season

Gospel of Luke 21:25-28, 34-46 So… I did it.  Yes, indeed I sure did.  I went down a convoluted shadowy path this past week.  A path crowded on all sidesby misguided conjecture and fraught with misinterpreted prophecies.  A path inhabited by men and women, Protestantand Catholic alike, who boldly and unabashedly proclaim to possess theContinue reading “As we enter into this Advent season”