“Father, I guess I should have worn a shirt or something before coming into the church,” said the young man whom Father Culpepper had never seen before. He was in his late teens or early twenties. It was hard to tell. His arms and neck were covered in tattoos Maybe that was what he meant when… Read More Leo’s Tattoos
He stood at the window, gazing out at the snow covered roses and thought of Maddie. In his pocket was her telephone number which he had gotten from Sergeant McCoy when he stopped at the gas station where the young man worked. Should he call her? His heartbeat accelerated at the thought. Would she be happy… Read More Should He Call?
“My question for you this morning, is do you recognize Jesus in other people? In his book, The Wounded Healer, Henri J.M. Nouwen’s book tells the story of a young fugitive who is trying to hide himself from the enemy. He enters a small village where he receives kindness and shelter from the people. However,… Read More The Sermon
The young ladies were all in a tizzy because Mr. Edmond McFadyen was joining them for dinner that evening. Mr. Burrows had taken the liberty to extend the long overdue invitation when he had the pleasure of bumping into the young man at the gentlemen’s club that morning. Ever since the McFadyens had moved into… Read More A Failed Plan