The Harrowing Problem of Self-Centeredness

Like many of my fellow Gen-Xers, I came of age in the "Me Generation," during a time that young Baby Boomers lived by the mantra "You Gotta Look Out For Number One." An era that author Tom Wolfe dubbed the "Me Decade," saw the rise of a culture of narcissism. Looking out for number one … Continue reading The Harrowing Problem of Self-Centeredness

Lord, Hear My Cry! | An Ash Wednesday Prayer

Today, believers around the world are marking the beginning of the 2020 Lenten season commemorating Ash Wednesday. Christians from different denominations celebrate Ash Wednesday in different ways with many people marking their foreheads with ash in the shape of a cross to symbolize our sinful nature and need for salvation. It is a holy day of … Continue reading Lord, Hear My Cry! | An Ash Wednesday Prayer