In this piece, I kick the door down, instead of knocking on the front door." Read to learn more. TW: Discussion of suicide. Brief mention of sexual abuse and addiction.
Rays of Light: Amanda Schar
An aspiring social worker, Amanda Schar aims to live her life in service to others. She hopes to live out her Catholic faith and shine God's light upon the world!
Rays of Light: Kacey Carpenter
According to recent Ray of Light, Alexa Prejna, Kacey "Is always a source of light in my life as a friend, but I have watched her change the lives of her students from the moment she began student teaching. And now that she has her own classroom, she has become a role model to the generation of people that need great role models the most." Get to know Kacey here...
Rays of Light: Debbie Case
Debbie is an honest, straightforward person: what you see is what you get. She loves fearlessly and wears her heart on her sleeve. For Debbie, “Loving thy neighbor as thyself” is much more than a Commandment: it is a way of life. As such, Debbie continuously searches to expand her neighborhood and spread God’s love. People like Debbie are the glue that holds us all together.
Rays of Light: Matt Leedom
Matt is one of the kindest, most affirming people I know. He is a pro at meeting people where they are, making them feel deeply known, and motivating them to lead their best lives and accomplish their dreams. Matt gives his heart to others so that they can give their hearts to the world.
Rays of Light: Deb Lamp
Deb is fiercely loyal and driven to serve others. She runs passionately towards situations other would fearfully run from. And Deb does this not only as a nurse, but as a mother and as humanitarian who deeply cares about her fellow brothers and sisters whom she loves unconditionally.
Reflections of a Wandering Christian
To wander is to journey from place to place, often more than once, in search of adventure, worldly wisdom, personal growth, and greater self-understanding. In these ways, my faith journey has been just that: a time of wandering. I was raised mainly in the Evangelical Lutheran church, where I was confirmed and where I actively … Continue reading Reflections of a Wandering Christian