Whenever we are tempted to insist on our rights, or to insist that we are right, we are likely giving in to fear. We are failing to do and to be love. Love never fails.
Why teach archery to the children?
To Teach Them to Aim at the Right Target.
I need all the help I can get to spread the word on some topics that are not easy for people to take seriously. Thanks for considering this opportunity.
A prayer at the border: “Almighty God, protect our brothers and sisters in Romania from fear and persecution; keep us safe as we enter Romania knowing that whatever happens we are held in Your hands. Amen”.
Beginning last week, a new feature was added to your Weekly Whittlings, making it easier for you to share “the message” with others. Attached to each article is a series of social media links you can use to forward an item to others.
As I was preparing this newsletter, including its emphasis on righteous anger, I encountered Jesus in the Gospel of Mark.
Among my significant others, there was no resistance to my accepting a call to a Preaching Mission behind the Iron Curtain. This was a surprise.
Based on the available facts, and recommendations of magazines like Forbes, millions of seniors over the past decade choose perilous places to live out their golden years. Why? Climate change denial.
For me, many of the best devotional insights come from three Jewish prayer books I read regularly. This prayer for Righteous Anger is powerful. Well-read, it could awaken our compassion and action:
Juneteenth—Introducing the Children to the Newest National Holiday,