Blog Posts from March, 2016

Not Just in Flint

4thumb Many of you have probably heard of the recent issues in Flint, Michigan with the lead and copper poisoning that has been infiltrated in their water systems since April 2014. It is still a problem today, though thankfully the issue is being addressed and steps have been taken to not only test children for lead poisoning, but to give the people of Flint clean drinking water once again. Being from Michigan, this really hit home for...
Tags: vocation

Reflection on Love

3thumb I think it is incredibly fitting that the theme of our Second reading today from 1 Corinthians 13 is about the greatest virtue: love. Prior to beginning my time of service , during my orientation in Milwaukee in August of 2014, each volunteer chose a word, a value or virtue, to fully commit to and embody throughout his or her service experience. And the word I chose was LOVE. Now, I don’t believe it this reading today...