feeling the spirit

site icon PNGIn these pages you will find informative and uplifting articles about Abilenians and what they are doing to make our city a better place, poetry by Glenn Dromgoole that will either make you pause for reflection or laugh out loud, and a page called Happenings to keep you informed about the spiritual goings-on in Abilene. Click on the featured posts below for the latest articles. Loretta Fulton, editor

 

A HOMESPUN CHRISTMAS IS THE BEST CHRISTMAS OF ALL

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Loretta Fulton reflects on a homespun Christmas after visiting the Christmas store at Grace United Methodist Church. Handmade Christmas items, whether made by your hands or purchased at a church fair, hold special memories. Read more

 

LOCAL REFUGEES TELL STORIES IN NEW BOOK

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Daina Jurika-Owen, a former refugee resettlement professional has a new book, Ten Cultures, Twenty Lives, about refugees in Abilene.  Click here to read the first part of a story, “Finding Light Inside Yourself,” that is similar to the stories in the book. The conclusion will be posted in a week.

PLENTY OF SEASONAL EVENTS TO KEEP YOU JOLLY AND BRIGHT

christmas-2960048_1920All sorts of fun and inspiring seasonal events are coming up in Abilene. Read Happenings to keep up with what’s going on. If you have something to add, send it to editor@spiritofabilene.com

 

 

GLENN DROMGOOLE BRINGS HOLIDAY CHEER WITH NEW POEM

poetrystackedbooksGlenn Dromgoole tells us what what a true friend is in his latest poem, My Friend.  Read more