A Prayer for Independence Day

July 4th, 2003 O Lord, our country is sick.  In so many ways our nation is dying. Those we trusted to lead us have lied.  Those we looked to for guidance have betrayed.  Selfishness has triumphed over service.  Greed has won over goodness.  Instead of holding sacred the public trust, so many of our leaders […]

TEACHING: The Lighthouse

What do you do when the light starts to go dark? **FICTITIOUS** COMPLIANCE NOTICE FROM U.S. OFFICE OF RELIGIOUS ASSISTANCE In 1884, the Sanibel Island Light first brightened the skies of Southwest Florida. As the first gulf lighthouse north of the Florida Keys, it has stood for 128 years as an aid both to boaters […]