Jesus in the Temple

WordPress and I are having formatting issues. I’ll try to resolve them, but that might take a little time. I apologize for the goofy formatting.  Sometimes people ask me what my favorite Bible story is. Usually I tell them it is whatever I am currently studying. Recently I have been reading Luke 2:39-52, the story […]

Why pay attention to our spiritual lives?

Christians have always been attentive to reality that prayer, worship, the sacraments and other spiritual practices are important. In many churches and individual people’s lives it is simply a given. But why?  Why are those practices important? One of the first things we tend to say is that spiritual practices help us grow closer to […]