If Not Now, Then When?

If there’s no urgency now across America, then there may never be. What happened to our moral compass as a nation? At what point do we no longer tolerate the degradation of our shared values? Where are the adults in the room? We simply cannot allow hate,...

Things Fall Apart

Times change, people change, and things fall apart. Most of the time, all of it just creeps upon us unannounced. And in some cases, these things hit us like a ton of bricks. When things do fall apart, they can make or break us, inside and out. Falling apart can alter...

Live Intentionally

Only we know what’s on our hearts, in our minds, and in our hands. Only we can answer the very questions which determine whether we will choose to live life intentionally. When we say, “What can I do?” — The answer is “do anything”...

Love Never Fails

All that is good, perfect, and right within our hearts is rooted in love. Love softens a heart which has been hardened by anger or bitterness. Love heals a heart which has been torn apart by strife or division. Love forgives when one’s emotions and feelings...

Culture and Circumstance

Shock and awe may explain what confronts us daily in our culture and circumstances. For a lot of us, we may feel overwhelmed by images and experiences that are unlike anything we could have ever anticipated. If nothing else, these realities prove how finite we are and...

Rooted and Grounded

America is still rooted and grounded in a spirit of compassion and mutual respect toward all of its citizens. While we may appear to be going down a slippery slope and devolving into something that feels and seems foreign, at our core we still embody a shared sense of...