Happily Never Ending

The Ultimate Battle of Good VS. Evil  In the summer of 2020, I started watching ABC’s Once Upon a Time on Netflix. Given that I’ve always loved fairy tales and the simple life lessons gleaned from them, a series based on familiar characters with happy endings seemed like a good way to escape for an hour or two.  However, between the pages of t...
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Let it Go... Forgiveness: The Key to Joy

Bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you.LUKE 6:28 ESV FOR MANY PEOPLE, FORGIVENESS IS A PHENOMENON. A real mystery. It boggles the human mind. Where does one find the strength to offer such a gift of grace to another human being? The world watched in awe when forgiveness poured from the hearts of nine parishioners impacted by the...
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The Heavens Are Telling…LOOK UP!

On August 21, 2017, my hometown of Columbia, SC was abuzz with the Total Eclipse Event. The last one on record was 99 years ago, so this once-in-a-life-time event was a pretty big deal, not only in South Carolina, but also across the globe. Thousands of people poured into our city and around our state to see it firsthand. Around 8100 people filled the Riverbanks Zoo area alone, and thousands more were uptown, downtown and all around town.
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