about Todd FlowerdayA Roman Catholic lay person, married (since 1996), with one adopted child (since 2001). I serve in worship and spiritual life in a midwestern university parish.
about John Donaghy
John is a lay missionary since 2007 with a parish in western Honduras. Before that he served in campus ministry and social justice ministry in Iowa. His ministry blog is http://hermanojuancito.blogspot.com
He also blogs reflections on the lectionary and saints/heroes/events of the date at http://walktheway.wordpress.com
He'll be a long-term contributor here analyzing the Latin American bishops' document from their 2007 Aparecida Conference.
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Category Archives: Games
Twenty years ago, my classmate and friend Tom and I spent many summer days working the periodicals archives of St Bernard’s Institute (now St Bernards School of Theology and Ministry) integrating them into the stacks of the Colgate Rochester Crozer … Continue reading
I was having a bad time of it last week, especially toward the weekend. We landed three funerals at the parish. Extra meetings all week. A good friend from California was in town. Except for some walking, I had no … Continue reading
My dear wife’s hamster got loose again last week. We keep the “prey” in the basement (three rabbits, two guinea pigs and Jack the hamster) away from the “predators” on the main floor (three cats and a dog). Jack found … Continue reading
What I’m currently reading: a great book by David Edmonds and John Eidinow. I was at Scout camp as the endgame of the (first) Fischer-Spassky match was wrapping up. I remembered our high school chess club so crowded I couldn’t … Continue reading
Listening to NPR this morning while brushing my teeth: a local story involving the “gaming industry.” Where did they ever lose those two little letters? Is there something about gam–ing that makes gam–ing marketers squeamish? Should that tell us something? … Continue reading
My wife was book browsing a few months ago, considering something for me. As she tells it, my seven-year old came by and noticing the sunflowers on the cover, suggested I might like it. It turned out to be Henri … Continue reading