Wishing and Hoping

“Why is Johnny sitting outside in the cold?” Connie asked her friend, Elena. Elena sighed.  “He’s waiting for his Dad to come home.” Connie was startled.  “Didn’t you tell him about the divorce?” “Yes.  Jack and I told him before we separated.  We explained that we wouldn’t be living together as a family anymore.” “If… Read More Wishing and Hoping

Our Substitute

For when we were still without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly.  For scarcely for a righteous man will one die; yet perhaps for a good man someone would even dare to die. But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.  Much more then, having… Read More Our Substitute

The Separation

Father O’Reilly had just returned from his visit to the orphanage when Sister Hughes rushed  over to him.  She looked very distressed. “Oh, Father O’Reilly, thank Heaven’s you’re back.” He looked at her, concerned.  “What is the matter, Sister Hughes?” “It’s Zendaya.” He stiffened at once.  “What about her?” “She’s gone.” His face went pale. … Read More The Separation