I AM Going to Vote Tomorrow…

I am going to vote tomorrow in the Illinois primary. I always vote. And not because I am particularly enamored with the candidates or a particular candidate. I must confess that I am not. I vote out of respect for the brave men and women who have sacrificed so much to give that right toContinue reading “I AM Going to Vote Tomorrow…”

Musings on Civility in America

I don’t think it is a problem that people in America disagree on things.  In fact, I think that is a good thing.  If everyone in my life agreed with me on everything, I would live unchallenged.  And as good as that initially sounds, it is antithetical to growth as a human being.  I amContinue reading “Musings on Civility in America”

Why I Refuse to be Defined by Social Issues, Current Events or Politics

A few months back I received a letter informing me that the writer wishes our church and its Senior Pastor took more stands on social issues and political positions. I get that, I really do. As I was considering the content of the letter, something struck me. In a day and time when churches andContinue reading “Why I Refuse to be Defined by Social Issues, Current Events or Politics”