Fair Weather Fans Are No Fans Indeed

I’ve been around sports and athletes pretty much my whole life. My love for sport began with pick-up baseball and basketball games with the neighborhood boys growing up in the suburbs of Los Angeles. I enjoyed the competitiveness, the physical activity and most of all the camaraderie. We chose teams the old fashioned way. Captains […]

Giving something of yourself instead of giving something up …a new way to look at Lent

A little later this afternoon, we will head over to the Newman center at the university for the Ash Wednesday Mass. Near the end of the service the priest and the eucharistic ministers will dip their thumbs in small bowls containing the burnt ashes of last year’s Palm Sunday fronds and make a small cross […]