Prayer unites us with God in the focusing of our minds and in the cleansing of our hearts. It is a turning towards God. It is, in itself, a course correction that draws us back to our goal and our purpose. Prayer is liberation from a sense of isolation. I...

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In the midst of those times when we realize that we are called to be united in the love of Christ Jesus, even in the midst of the struggles when that calling is not so easy, an attitude of thankfulness gives positive shape to the heart and mind and helps ...

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One of the most beautiful descriptions of love in the Christian traditions can be found in I Corinthians 13. But it can be said that the whole of Jesus’s earthly ministry is a testament to love itself. Love is the essence of God. It is the foundatio...

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Fear is a useful emotion. It is part of our inner senses that serves as an alarm to notify us of potential or actual risk or danger. It is analogous to when our physical senses let us know that we are too near an intense source of heat. Fear is an emotion...

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