1 Comment

A Light in the Darkness

The earth seems to have dimmed since Friday when 20 innocent souls were ripped from this life too soon. Many of us have cried tears of anguish. Many of us have tried to contain our anger. Many of us have thought about never letting our babies out of our sights again. Most of us are strangers to these poor families, and yet we are not. A collective grief has united us as brothers and sisters. Through this darkness, we have reached out to grasp one another’s hands. And in these acts of kindness, that light slowly returns to chase away the darkness. It is Christ’s light, shining though us. We cannot destroy darkness with guns. We cannot erase it with hate and anger. We can only destroy darkness by letting God’s love flow through us and between us. With God’s love, there is no room for evil and hatred.


One comment on “A Light in the Darkness

  1. Such a tragedy. I try to avoid the news right now, to avoid having to face this over and over again.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Alexandra Reid

Musings of a Doctoral Student


Capturing My Thoughts

Zen of Being Digital

Finding Peace in the Spaces Between

Open Reflections

My personal open space to reflect on the role of open in higher education.


Social Networking in Higher Education


Michael C Reichert, Ed.D., Director of Technology and Instruction at Salesianum School


Social Networking


This WordPress.com site is the bee's knees

Mike Fern

A blog about me and for EDUC 439/639

Finding the Road

A contemplative account of one family's journey through medical complexity


Sam, through the looking glass . . . life as a High School IT Tech

Jann Marie EDUC

Curriculum, Technology and Higher Education Program at UD


My Journey Through Social Media

the joys of teaching

Just another WordPress.com site

Tammi Canty

Observations on life, learning, and social media

%d bloggers like this: