Peace, Not Panic, in Pandemic

Peace, Not Panic, in Pandemic

I had been overseas for ten days and missed my family greatly. Every flight from London to the U.S. was now considered a terrorist target, and for the first time in many trips I was scheduled to fly from London. Fear and anxiety began to creep into my thoughts when I...
Attitude Matters

Attitude Matters

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances…” (Victor Frankl) Difficulties are inevitable—a shocking diagnosis, a problem child, financial hardship, betrayal, a freak...
Destination Sickness (and the Cure)

Destination Sickness (and the Cure)

My Great Grandfather use to say, “As a rule a man’s a fool; when it’s hot he wants it cool and when it’s cool he wants it hot, never satisfied with what he’s got.” A catchy way of describing the pervasive malady of...
The Perfect Gift

The Perfect Gift

How’s your stress level? Does the thought of Christmas bring peace or panic into your spirit? Unfortunately, the advent of Advent causes many of us anxiety. We have parties to attend, programs to go to, preparations to make, and the daunting pursuit of the...