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Day 8: Thank you, Mrs. Goodman

As a little girl, I considered the elderly couple next door … mysterious. When I rode my bicycle up and down the driveway singing, I’d sometimes see her peering at me through a side window. She never bought the imaginary ice cream I churned from my tires when my bike […]

Day 3: Be Aglow (Miracle of Oil)

Pass the jelly donuts and potato pancakes – Hanukkah is a celebration I can support. Eating foods cooked in oil is a symbolic way to remember the oil that burned for eight nights. As we light our candles, we celebrate the triumph of light over darkness … read more of this day 3 reflection.

Festival of Light- Hanukkah Day 1

Hanukkah or Chanukah — the eight-day festival of light that begins on the eve of the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev — celebrates the triumph of light over darkness, of purity over adulteration, of spirituality over materiality. These eight devotions on the subject of light were written in […]

Christ: Path to Peace

This Passion Translation quote summarizes a way to honor Christ every day, especially during December. By walking in peace! Speaking of Christmas – the season we Christians celebrate the birth of the Prince of Peace, let us not forget that Hanukkah is Sunday, December 6 to Monday, December 14, 2015 this […]