When Things Look Especially Icky (or, “Days of Discouragement & Determination”)

When life really stinks, it's easy to focus all our attention on the shadows, instead of trying to find the light. Oh, we'll seek that elusive crack of light when the door first closes, but after a while, some of us just fall into the corner, shut our teary eyes and resolve ourselves to the worst. Do … Continue reading When Things Look Especially Icky (or, “Days of Discouragement & Determination”)

From Wretched Friday To Resurrection Sunday

Tomorrow is "Good Friday." I always found the "good" part a bit ironic, considering the fact that we're basically commemorating the illegal conviction, torture and murder of the only perfect Man to ever walk the earth (Jesus). According to an article on http://www.christianity.com, "in German...the day is called Karfreitag, or 'Sorrowful Friday.'" (http://www.christianity.com/god/jesus-christ/what-s-so-good-about-good-friday.html). That seems … Continue reading From Wretched Friday To Resurrection Sunday