How to Take a Sabbatical

How to Take a Sabbatical

  This thoughtful article by Jeff Haanen helps to unpack a seldom discussed and crucial aspect of the 2nd Half – What to do in the transition to retirement and how to wisely employ the idea of a sabbatical. Worth the effort of a careful read!  How to Take a...
The Meaningful Work of a Gardener

The Meaningful Work of a Gardener

By Drew Narmour, YBL Director, Jackson, MS So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule...
How to Pray in a Busy World

How to Pray in a Busy World

Recently, I’ve found myself so busy that when I lay down in bed at night, I realize I have not prayed all day! Maybe you also have a busy schedule, but instead of relying on the power of the Holy Spirit, you trust in your own strength to carry you through the day....
Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday

Mandatum is the Latin word for “command” or “mandate”, and the day is called Maundy Thursday because on the night before his death Jesus gave his disciples a new command. “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also...