Pause and Reflection

Most of us have a lot to be thankful for. A brief moment of pause and reflection is likely to reveal not only how much we take for granted, but also how blessed we are personally and collectively. We don’t often have to worry about our next meal or staying warm on a...

Out of the Heart

The issues of life flow from the heart.   Our values, morals, attitudes, and life principles affect the choices and decisions we make daily about life’s issues.   Not only do these personal characteristics reveal what’s in our hearts, they also...

Be Thankful

Americans have a lot to be thankful for.   We should all pause, reflect, and take an inventory of our spiritual and material wealth as individuals, families, and as a nation.   America is a blessed and prosperous nation, and continues to have the capacity...

Hearts of Compassion

There was a time not long ago when everyday people took pride in their neighborhoods and communities.   Families and neighbors worked together to ensure that homes, schools, churches, and other community centers were safe, clean, open, and secure for every...