The Common Good

Joe Kay

 

Joe Kay is a professional writer living in the Midwest. You can reach him through his blog at https://joekay617.wordpress.com/

Blog Posts by Joe Kay

Posted by Joe Kay 2 weeks 2 days ago
Henri Nouwen was a priest who taught at Harvard, Yale, and Notre Dame. He also was a talented and popular writer. Over time, he became dissatisfied in his role as a professor. He got an unexpected...
Posted by Joe Kay 3 weeks 1 day ago
I had a birthday over the weekend, and I was reminded of a funeral joke. (OK, so this is a little weird, but hang with me for a moment.) Here’s the joke:Three older guys are talking about what they...
Posted by Joe Kay 3 weeks 2 days ago
It’s interesting how the word “grace” gets used a lot, even by those who don’t necessarily consider themselves religious. It’s a favorite name for a character that represents someone who is a gift to...
Posted by Joe Kay 8 weeks 1 day ago
The television show Castle involves a mystery writer (Richard Castle) who helps a New York City homicide detective (Kate Beckett) solve tough cases. Beckett decided to become a police...
Posted by Joe Kay 9 weeks 20 hours ago
Let me tell you about the time I got re-directed by a Pepsi can.It happened a few years ago. I’d started rethinking a lot of things about my life — what I wanted to accomplish with it, how God played...