As a new father of two twin boys, the past few months have been amazing, but also emotionally challenging for me. From learning how to
In February, my wife and I became parents as we welcomed twin boys into this world. Becoming a parent has been a humbling and exciting
Written by C.L. Schilling with Karol Farris Schilling My wife and I are expecting twins – our first children. “Do you know what you’re having?”
A year before my grandfather died, I remember sitting with him on the front porch of his small Cape Cod style home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Next week, I will be traveling to Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia to see where my great-grandfather and his siblings were raised. In this small historic
A few weeks ago, I found myself needing to request a shift off at my hospital where I work as a chaplain. However, while requests
As a hospital chaplain, whenever I am called into the room of a patient who has died, I find myself tending to their family and
This Sunday is Mother’s Day, a celebration of the mothers in our lives who not only gave birth to us but raised us to be
Last week, I found myself standing in the hallway of the unit in my hospital which had been housing our COVID-19 patients since the pandemic
“What do we do next?” It is the question families often ask me, a hospital chaplain, once their loved one has died in the hospital.