‘Tis the Season!

The Christmas season is almost upon us. As we begin to prepare our hearts and our homes for this beautiful season of the year, allow me to offer a few suggestions for celebrating the birth of Christ with preschoolers. The Gifts of the Wise Men...

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Advent Hope

Amazingly, it is Advent already. One of the many traditions we benefit from at Providence is our use of the Advent Wreath. The first of five candles we light in this lovely symbol of our faith is called the Prophet’s Candle, or the Candle of...

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Let Your Light Shine

Life can be hard. It is true now. It was true in Jesus’ day. Yet Jesus shares surprising words to people just like us whose lives were very difficult. What he said then, and what he shares now, changes everything. The rabbis in Jesus’ day were...

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Why We Are Here

Jesus answered him, “Are you a teacher of Israel and yet you do not understand these things?”   John 3:10 Danger is in the air. Not violence or terrorism. The real threat we face is of a subtler kind. We are in danger of missing why we are here...

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