Author: BP

Spiritually Speaking – March 2021

Scripturally Speaking When Father Clem Metzger gives a retreat, he never fails to tell the story of a middle-aged woman who wanted a new, improved self. This woman ends up injured in a car...

Spiritually Speaking – February 2021

A People Who Bear God’s Crown “Let’s take delight in honoring each other.” Romans 12:10b The other day my secretary Pam was cleaning off her desk and getting ready to leave. I said something...

Spiritually Speaking – December 2020

Spiritually Speaking FINDING FOCUS DURING A PANDEMIC How has the coronavirus pandemic and quarantine affected you?  Perhaps when it began, you were fearful—and then confused—and now frustrated.  Maybe you know somebody—or multiple people—who have...

Spiritually Speaking – November 2020

Giving Thanks How many of you remember Aesop’s tale about Androcles and the lion? Androcles, a man who escaped enslavement, was wandering in a forest. He came upon an injured lion with a huge...

Spiritually Speaking – October 2020

Making a Little Improvement Every Day! A few weeks ago, I was talking with someone who is Manager of Prudential Securities in Oklahoma City. He asked me if I’d ever heard of the Japanese...