Oh, Lord! Please Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood

Oh, Lord! Please Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood

One of the things I have learned from writing on controversial subjects for public audiences is how easy it is to be misunderstood. Writing to be understood is difficult. I consider myself a pretty good writer, and others have confirmed that to be true. Yet, I...
Words Have Power: How Are You Using Yours?

Words Have Power: How Are You Using Yours?

Words matter. Recently, a well-known minister at a highly publicized service used his words, in his own way, to challenge people to rise to a higher level of responsibility, unity, power and respect. Unfortunately, the apparent “intent” of his message was lost because...