Still more mountains to climb

Still more mountains to climb

People in the northern region of Punjab, India, are in awe at the sight of the Himalayan mountain range, which is currently visible from more than 100...

June 5th, 2020 |  


Growing spiritually in uncertain times

Growing spiritually in uncertain times

God doesn’t promise us a cushy life. Yes, Jesus says, “My yoke is easy and my burden is light,” (Matthew 11:30) and “I have co...

April 24th, 2020 |  


Surviving grandeur

Surviving grandeur

There’s some “judgmentalism” in all of us. We like to define who’s right and who’s wrong; who’s with us and who...

February 21st, 2020 |  



Love you neighbor as yourself

Love you neighbor as yourself

This past Saturday evening in Ft. Worth, Texas, a police officer shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson in her home as she played video games with her nep...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Fearing what is different

Fearing what is different

In the 1950s, sociologists coined the term “homophily.” Homou meaning “same” or “together” and philia meaning R...

September 13th, 2019 |  


Walking to end hunger

Walking to end hunger

It’s not just Woodstock Festival being celebrated for 50 years. Crop Hunger Walk is celebrating 50 years of continuously contributing toward end...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Questions are how we learn

Questions are how we learn

Much of Jesus’ ministry was spent answering questions – questions about life, religious and ordinary. He was asked: who sinned that someon...

August 9th, 2019 |  


Actions speak louder than words

Actions speak louder than words

Last summer I found myself in Washington, D.C., on the National Mall, that magnificent two miles of parkland stretching from the Lincoln Memorial to t...

February 22nd, 2019 |  


Generation of religious refugees

Generation of religious refugees

Exile is a reality that far too many people face in our world today. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) report fro...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Conquering fear of missing out

Conquering fear of missing out

Yesterday, I saw this great meme that said, “The only thing to fear is … missing out.” FOMO, or “fear of missing out,” e...

December 14th, 2018 |