Young Americans are dying at a rate not seen since the Vietnam War. But they are not dying in combat – they’re dying of the effects of drug overdoses, alcoholism, mental illness and suicide, at a rate 200 percent higher than the 1980s in much of the United States. A recent report from the U.S.… Continue reading How the Church can help addicted youths
Pope Francis has continued to surprise the world. With his knack for off the cuff remarks, his willingness to take risks, and of course a Pope who declines the comforts that have been considered commonplace for the Vicar of Christ, he just threw another curve-ball. Pope Francis made an unscheduled visit at a rehab center… Continue reading 'Pope of Surprises' makes unexpected visit to rehab center for those struggling with addiction
Some time ago a young single friend confided in me that she was looking for a godly man to marry. She wanted a husband who shared her Christian values, so she joined an online dating service and completed a profile with the attributes of the man of her dreams. As I looked over her answers… Continue reading Got Wine?