Sandra M. Levy-Achtemeier, Ph.D.


Saturday, January 2, 2016

The Kindness of Strangers

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
Christmas in California, and a routine trip home that proves anything but routine -- a life lesson in the kindness of strangers and the comfort of Home.
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Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Christmas as Protest

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
To celebrate Christmas now as well as at the time of Christ’s birth is an act of protest. Every Christmas tree raised, every creche set up, every candle lit on the Advent wreath is an act of protest, a sign of faith against despair – a candle lit that shines forth in the dark of our world.
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Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Late Thanksgiving Thoughts About ... Thanks Giving

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
When we can bring ourselves to remember the blessings that come into our lives unearned, unbidden, but freely bestowed, we feel grateful for the abundance of them that fills our lives.
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Wednesday, November 18, 2015

In the Face of Staggering Evil

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
After Paris this past weekend, after 9/11, after all the innocent blood shed in between – maybe Isaiah has the best answer for what we can do in the face of staggering evil.
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Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Take a Hike!

Author: Sandra M. Levy, Ph.D., M.Div.
A proverb teaches, "A good rest is half the work." The challenge is to find the right balance between work that exhausts and then dropping it all to recoup and rest and restore one's creative soul.
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