Weltanschauung

Weltanschauung. Fourteen letters. Four syllables. From the German. Quite literally the meaning is world (welt) view (anschauung). I am totally geeking out right about now. I received this word in my inbox, compliments of Merriam-Webster.  This is no big deal, really. I mean, I receive emails all the day through. Yet, there are certain moments…

And so, it begins …

And so … it began. Wonder how many famous stories have experienced such a start? From famous first lines: Ø  The time has come. — Dr. Seuss, Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now! Ø  They shoot the white girl first. — Toni Morrison, Paradise. Ø  It was raining in Richmond on Friday, June…

The Find

  Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem,  saying, “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we have seen His star in the East and have come to worship Him.” Matthew 2:1-2…

This is How I Move

Now Mary arose in those days and went into the hill country with haste, to a city of Judah, and entered the house of Zacharias and greet Elizabeth. And it happened, when Elizabeth heard the greeting of Mary, that the babe leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.   Luke…