“I feel safe with you.”
I began to understand something I had not considered before: A relationship with a woman was and is a gift, neither earned nor something to which I was entitled
Scandals begin when a leader doesn’t want to be accountable to anyone else.
Modern conservatism has always sought to dominate those who don’t agree with it.
We can complain all we want about the political/ideological divide we’re experiencing today. But unless we name and confront those who maintain and exacerbate it for the sake of power, we can’t address it.
I vowed that I would keep my heart open and not hide it away for fear of having it broken again.
One reason politicians don’t do anything about controlling guns is that they secretly want that kind of firepower to blow away those whom they see as enemies.
Not everything can be experienced personally.
Many Trump supporters don’t care to understand anyone else. That’s the reason why we have such discord in this nation.
“Forget?” Not on your life.
Those evangelicals who refuse to accept that the Bible promotes social justice ought to consider that passage from “the weeping prophet.”
Let’s not fool ourselves into thinking that we’ve been delivered from racist thinking or that somehow it just doesn’t affect us.
Recently I was reminded that insensitivity toward singles in the church starts early.
There is no fear in love.
Part of the problem , I believe, is that God demands not a moral life but a transformed one.
“Joy is the present that life gives you as you give away your gifts.” — David Brooks