Whose Holiday Is It Anyway?

Christmas decorations and holiday music bombard us right after Halloween. For Christians, it seems the holiday had become overly commercialized. In our increasingly diverse nation, there are many who observe different holy days. So, how do non-Christians and Christians honor their religious traditions while still being part of the secular world? How do interfaith couples […] [Read more...]


Voices in the Family 12/8/2014: Desire

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. Tis the season of desire, whether it is for gifts, extra desserts or shopping for the perfect outfit. Excess seems to be the watchword of the season. What is desire and when does it turn to cravi... [Read more...]


Social responsibility

The holiday season is here... and while it is filled with gift-giving, it's also a good time to talk about opportunities to make the world a better place. We begin with our brains and discover how we are hard-wired to be caring. Barbara Shaiman will ta... [Read more...]