IN IT TOGETHER…

“We’re all in it together.” Winston Churchill (I’m sorry for this…) Perhaps its the Gen X and/or the jaded ex-paid-activist in me, but phrases like “we’re all in this together” and “we are one” seem to have become meaningless slogans. What does it mean to be “in this together?”  What does that look like?  How … More IN IT TOGETHER…

WHY I WON’T FIGHT FOR “SOCIAL JUSTICE”

“You cannot serve both God and Mammon.” Matthew 6:24 If one goes to the Movement For Black Lives (the political organizing/lobbying arm of Black Lives Matter) website you will read a list of demands for “reparations for past and continuing harms.” (i.e. slavery, Jim Crow laws, violent police incidents, etc.), and a vague plan to … More WHY I WON’T FIGHT FOR “SOCIAL JUSTICE”

SHEEP DOG

“The priests asked: ‘What is the purpose of the dog on your right hand?’ Minerva replied: ‘Does not the shepherd have a dog to keep his flock together?  What the dog is to the shepherd I am in Frya’s service.  I must watch over Frya’s flock.’” The Book of Adela’s Followers The function of the … More SHEEP DOG

THE ART OF KINDNESS

“Asking ‘am I being kind?’ is the ultimate tool for creating awareness. The next time you’re about to argue, complain, consume unhealthy food, yell at a loved one, or even litter, take a deep breath and inquire within: ‘am I being kind?’ By pausing and internally posing this question, you will not only become more … More THE ART OF KINDNESS