Monthly Archives: January 2014

Church Misspeak

In light of the fact that the Christian church in America tends to develop its own insider language that others have trouble understanding; I thought this list of “Bulletin Bloopers” is both enlightening and funny. Due to the Rector’s illness, … Continue reading

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Parable Of The Life-Saving Station

(The following is directly quoted from Rev. T.O. Wedel, Warden, College of Preachers, Washington Cathedral, Washington, D.C.)   “On a dangerous seacoast where shipwrecks often occur there was once a crude little lifesaving station. The building was just a hut, … Continue reading

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The Legend of “The Man Who Planted Trees.”

The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono ———————————————————————— French author Jean Giono (l895-1970) wrote this tale in 1953. It has been translated into many languages and is well-known worldwide. ———————————————————————— For a human character to reveal truly exceptional qualities, … Continue reading

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