Wisdom’s Place at the Table

Wisdom’s Place at the Table

Wisdom is a virtue that seems to be universally valued among the cultures of the world. It is hard to imagine a reasonable argument against its value as a perspective on life’s issues and challenges. The various branches of the counseling profession, as well as the...
U.S. Faces Crossroads on Reckoning With History

U.S. Faces Crossroads on Reckoning With History

Among the colloquial expressions that I remember from my background is a response to some assertion of an idea or opinion – “I reckon.” Most of the time, as I recall, its meaning was something along the line of “I agree,” perhaps with a bit more nuance: “I hear what...
Why We Need a ‘Christmas Lens’ for 2022

Why We Need a ‘Christmas Lens’ for 2022

Our traditional journey from Christmas to Epiphany and beyond features a transition from looking at decorations to looking through an incarnational lens to see everything else. I hope I don’t outgrow my enjoyment of the lights and other decorations that enhance the...