Mother’s Day 2020: Mother Mary
Happy Mother’s Day! Here’s a peek inside Good Shepherd that we don’t often share – a prayer we recite at the opening of each board meeting: Holy Mary – amidst fear and doubt you trusted God’s call and became the mother of our Savior, Jesus Christ. I ask you to […]
What is temporary and what is permanent?
When I’ve visited Good Shepherd lately, it’s been in the evening, long after business hours. It’s quiet when I’m there all alone, and I have time for contemplative thought as I walk through the hallways of the old mansion building and the Family Center. The absence of my incredible team who are still doing so […]
What is essential?
You may have been asking yourself that question lately and realizing the things you valued just a few months ago might not seem nearly so important. In a critically important sense, the current pandemic provides a wonderful opportunity to think about what truly matters. Certainly we are more grateful for our ability to […]
April Showers Virtual Baby Shower
Spend a few minutes around a brand new baby, and instinct takes over: Our voices become softer, our breathing gets deeper, we move more gently. If you’re like me, you’re overcome with an irresistible urge to coo and make silly faces. There’s nothing I can think of that so immediately takes us […]