"Everyone who belongs to the Truth hears my voice…" (John 18:37)

Tag: conversation

Parenthood: Lessons in Diplomacy from the Cold War

On a long car trip recently, I was listening to a book on the life of Saint John Paul II called The End and the Beginning.1 In it, the author describes the Pope’s role in helping to bring down communism and dismantle the Soviet Union. Because I was just a kid in 1978 when Karol Wojtyla was… Read More ›

“Cardio Workout – Prayer: Heart of Our Life in Christ” – Talk by Sharon van der Sloot

Join us for part two of a five-part retreat on the theme, “Fit for the Kingdom.” This time, we go to the “heart of the matter” – our prayer life in Christ. For what oxygen is to the body so prayer is to the soul. “Cardio Workout – Prayer: Heart of Our Life in Christ” PDF… Read More ›

Being Present to One Another

(Luke 10: 38-42)  There’s a rather famous question in our family, one that we’ve asked countless times to the friends and guests who’ve shared our table:  If you could have a meal with any person who’s ever lived, who would it be and why?  As we take turns going around the table giving our answers,… Read More ›