The Story of the “Little Cape”

The Story of the “Little Cape”

One of my favorite ways of exploring the essential nature of things is to study the origins of significant words. For instance, when I accepted the position of Temporary Chaplain for the Presbytery, I researched the etymology of the word “chaplain”. I was enlightened... Read more
Understanding Compassion

Understanding Compassion

Over the years I’ve had many occasions to think about the experience of compassion, an emotion we highly value as Christians. In that time I’ve come to believe our Western, American culture doesn’t truly understand how compassion works. We think compassion is... Read more