We live in a culture that wants things now. Everything is instant at our finger tips. Virtual reality has become a basic reality. However, in this virtual life of ours, most virtues have been lost. The virtue of patience seems to be long gone, even for devout believers in Christ. This lost patience almost looks… Read More A Virtuous People: The Lost Art of Patience in Suffering
Jesus once said: “For out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.” (Mt. 12:34) We speak up for injustice, for mercy, and for right. Morally, politically, right, or wrong, we want our words to be heard for change, and for truth to abound. But no matter how many years you stand in the… Read More Looking for Integrity: How to Move Beyond Our Tongues
I slept in today. Despite orders to stay or go, I am weary from my thoughts, opinions, and body being tossed around by the thoughts and opinions of others all for the common good. I needed an extra hour of sleep. I woke up to an email from a very popular son of a very… Read More Stay: Are You A Hypocrite, Too?