Brothers and Sisters in Christ:
“This is a day the Lord has made; Let us Rejoice and be Glad in it.” Ps 118:24
We smile, the world is lovelier, the sun shines brighter and warmer, and we feel… lighter.
We look up and outward. And the amazing thing, people smile back!
A dear friend, passed now, walked the Downtown Mall just smiling and greeting people, total
strangers that he met as though friends, and often made one or two in the walk. He was gifted
to bring joy to others, and in their stressed hurry-about world, to remind them: “Be Happy!”
The Risen Christ beckons us to raise up our hearts in joy and fulfill his charge to us: “Love the
Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all
your strength. ... Love your neighbor as yourself.” Mark 12:29-31
Let us rejoice in the Light of Christ in these days of Spring, and give thanks to our Heavenly
Father for His Love and Care. Hallelujah! He is risen. Be joyful in the promise of the
~ The Staff, Volunteers, and Board of Love INC