This Saturday, we will celebrate the Fourth of July, a uniquely American holiday. No other nation has a holiday quite like it. No other nation on Earth has aspired to a higher and simpler ideal.
The Galveston Islamic Center will resume its weekly congregational prayer at 1:30 p.m. Fridays and will also provide a free bagged lunch (while supplies last) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays at 921 Broadway in Galveston. Social distancing rules will be in place. For information, visit www.gal…
I don’t remember when I learned the Pledge of Allegiance to the American flag. I guess it was sometime before I learned to read or write, probably when I first entered school.
The Galveston Islamic Center will resume its weekly congregational prayer at 1:30 p.m. today at 921 Broadway in Galveston. Social distancing rules will be in place. For information, visit www.galvestonislamiccenter.com or call 409-750-8555.
Priests in the Church of England have faced many challenges in recent decades, from plummeting attendance numbers to fierce debates about marriage and sexuality.
Maybe our gardens will save us during this coronavirus crisis. Most of us are going crazy trying to “shelter in place.” And even though the stay-at-home orders from all levels of government are pretty much over as of today, there’s still much to be said for tinkering in the garden.
Some of you will remember that we adopted Buddy, a tri-color corgi, 11 years ago after he was found starving on the streets of Fort Worth. I wrote his story for my grandkids, “just the way Buddy told it to me.” I named the story “Buddy the Floppy Ear Corgi” because his left ear flopped when …
Every week or so, John Mark Reynolds does something that presidents of academic institutions rarely do: He cleans his office at Saint Constantine School.