Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Green Arrow

No, that THAT Green Arrow.    The one on the traffic light pole…    Driving in South Florida is entirely different from driving the narrow, twisting roads of West Virginia. In WV, the greatest danger is potholes big enough to swallow … Continue reading

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A Reflection from Preaching as Antoinette Brown-Blackwell

  Posted on October 18, 2009 on Dr. Abby’s and Rev. Carol’s Place http://www.drabbyreynolds.com/2009/10/a-reflection-from-preaching-as-antoinette-brown-blackwell-by-carol-crawford-rowe/ I had the privilege of preaching at a church near by, where I was asked to speak in my Civil War persona as Rev. Dr. Antoinette … Continue reading

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Walk Softly, and Carry a Shepherd’s Crook

Yesterday morning, a young mother just a few miles from here killed her four teen-age and pre-teen children, before taking her own life.  I did not know her, but my heart aches for her and her entire family.  Who of … Continue reading

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I wept for joy, and then sorrow.

This past Sunday in Church, I found myself with tear filled eyes, as I sniffed and stifled the sounds of my crying, not wishing to make too much of a spectacle of myself beyond those immediately around me. The service was … Continue reading

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Creating Family

Mother’s Day is gone for this year.  Father’s Day is approaching, followed by all the holidays where we traditionally spend obligatory time with members of our families.  Yet there are many who have no family, or do not have the … Continue reading

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Loving Like Jesus

  Loving Like Jesus by Dr. Abigail Elizabeth Reynolds   John 15:9-17 Jesus said to his disciples, “As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide … Continue reading

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Gratitude is a Matter of Perspective

We picked up a real estate brochure today at the super market.  One of the featured homes was an entire floor of a high rise building on Singer Island, a little up the coast from us.  It was reduced from … Continue reading

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