Saturday 5/20/17 They hated me first

Saturday 5/20/17 They hated me first

They called themselves The Group. In today’s parlance, they were a clique of “mean girls,” who coordinated their wardrobes, hairstyles and social activities with military precision. They also turned on one another with alarming regularity. At the center of this […]

Saturday, 5/6/17 Imagine the shock

Saturday, 5/6/17 Imagine the shock

           “Does this shock you?” It’s a little hard to imagine Jesus’ words “shocking” anybody, isn’t it? As the very foundation upon which we build our lives, we accept his teachings with a mixture of blind […]

Saturday 4/8/17 “This Jesus Must Die”

Saturday 4/8/17 "This Jesus Must Die"

    Each year, the eighth grade class at my Catholic elementary school put on an end-of-the-school-year-musical to showcase their talents and give them a moment in the spotlight before becoming smaller fish in a much bigger pond. Over the […]