SPIRITUAL APPLES

Growing up I was taught An apple a day keeps the doctor away But staying healthy Requires more than A piece of fruit. I still eat an apple a day, but the following keeps me growing spiritually A good heart a day Keeps the enemy away Paying attention each day, Reduces the stress in dailyContinue reading “SPIRITUAL APPLES”

INHUMANITY AND INJUSTICE

When I was in seminary, I took a course on advocacy and organizing. One of the questions we were asked to think about was what we felt was the most pressing social issue in contemporary society. Then and now, it is hard for me to pick just one, as there are so many issues thatContinue reading “INHUMANITY AND INJUSTICE”

UBUUNTU

I recently read this quote from Desmond Tutu in Victor Chan’s book The Wisdom of Forgiveness. It was written, In our country, we speak of something called ubuuntu. When I want to praise you, the highest praise I can give you is to say, you have ubuuntu — this person has what it takes to beContinue reading “UBUUNTU”