A Path Forward In a Time of National Unrest

A Path Forward In a Time of National Unrest

The Need for Change The death of George Floyd has drawn a variety of reactions. But there is a common thread to these reactions. Something has got change..The sticking point is in the details. WHAT needs to be changed? WHEN? People operate from different starting...
A Grieving Mother of the Church

A Grieving Mother of the Church

It was in another lifetime. I was so impressed by the sensitivity of Dr. Elizabeth Kubler Ross and in fact, we exchange brief correspondence. Over 50 years ago I taught one of the first university graduate-level courses in grieving. Despite that, it never dawned on me...
The Flames of Pentecost – Which Will I Fan?

The Flames of Pentecost – Which Will I Fan?

This Pentecost we face a stark choice! This Pentecost we can choose to fan into flame the fire of the Spirit. Or we can choose to be consumed by the flames of violence. Such violence is not only in the hearts of others but, if we are honest, these smoldering flames...