A Thanksgiving Thought

Yesterday I was reading in my bed, and I stopped on this passage of Scripture that reads, “What can I offer the Lord for all He has done for me?” At first thought, my answer was an equivocal, “nothing.” I am a mere human. I can’t offer anything to the Creator of the universe. Yet […]

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Good Soldiers

On this Veterans’ Day, I pledge to be a good soldier. Not in the armed forces, which I celebrate today, and each time I remember the sacrifices made by my grandfather and all the brave men and women who have served and still serve our country. To all of them, I say, “Thank you!” However, […]

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Start Small

There is a saying— We can discover many things about ourselves when we take our time. Rushing to get to the finish line only means we are running to start a new race. Which makes us tired just thinking about it. Right? Scripture says — Let’s do something small each day (unpack a box, take […]

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Friendships are Essential to Survival: Build Strong Social Ties

Did you know it is a proven fact that good friendships could save your life or at least extend it? This doesn’t mean you should start creating a list of your friend’s blood types in the event you need a transplant. While that might add a few strong thumps to the ole ticker, sociologists have […]

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We are not America the Beautiful yet

Some poems become songs, some songs become a national hymn, and some hymns become a plea for transformation unbeknownst even to its authors.

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