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  • Thanksgiving and the Uncongenial Family

    Today is the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States; and, for it, I am re-posting the following essay from last year with some edits. May you all have a beautiful Thanksgiving surrounded by your lovely uncongenial family. ~SCF “If we were tomorrow morning snowed up in the street in which we live, we should step suddenly into a much larger…

  • Thrift is Poetic

    “Thrift is poetic because it is creative; waste is unpoetic because it is waste.” G.K. Chesterton In a small village there was a young mother who, after all the bills were paid, had little money to “properly” decorate the cottage in which she resided with her husband, four children, and the occasional long-term relative-guest. The family had means to acquire…

  • Love and Life

    The following is an inspirational video by Mrs. Robbie Kramer. It is her response to the Alfie Evans case in England. She has cared for her son in her Kansas home for twenty-six years:  Mrs. Kramer’s video. What a testimony to love and life!   •SCF