I don’t know what Rodriguez was thinking (Not his real name). I don’t know what he was hoping to accomplish by acting up and trashing his cell and refusing to eat, as well. Then, after being virtually ignored by the staff, he set his cell on fire yesterday evening...
Shouts of "Fire!" filled the air, when earlier this evening, another inmate set his cell ablaze!
Not slothful in business;
fervent in spirit;
serving the Lord.
With the holiday season comes the increase in chapel activities...
This morning I had to work for several hours at my job. But afterwards I was able to go outdoors for approximately 90 minutes where I joined my friend Rob for a walk...
Today is officially the first day of winter. With Hanukkah here I cannot help but reminisce of better days of childhood when I would sit in my bedroom with the lights off and watch the candles of my little Menorah flicker in the darkness, each one giving a tiny bit of light and heat on a cold winter’s night.
Ye are the light of the world.
A city that is set on a hill
cannot be hid.
It was a lot of fun growing up during Hanukkah. Those of the same household are supposed to give gifts to one another. It’s a season for sharing and celebration...
The Jewish holiday known as Hanukkah begins today at sundown. In general, Hanukkah, sometimes spelled Chanukah, has a twofold meaning for Jewish people like myself...
For His own reasons, the Lord seems to have delayed the start of winter...
For thus saith the Lord unto
the house of Israel, Seek ye Me,
and ye shall live.
Earlier this evening, as I was simply writing a letter to a friend, all of a sudden, it seemed as if the presence of the Lord began to overshadow me...
I could smell it as soon as I neared the front entrance of the prison’s Intermediate Care Program (E-North) where I work in the afternoons...