The Day Democracy Teetered on Tyranny’s Brink

The Day Democracy Teetered on Tyranny’s Brink

Democracy teetered on the brink of collapse on June 1. Responding to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis at the hands of police a week earlier, thousands of citizens marched demanding justice. They declared that Black Lives Matter and advocated for a...
Mr. Vice President, It’s About Your Interpretation

Mr. Vice President, It’s About Your Interpretation

Vice President Mike Pence addressed the graduating class at Liberty University over the weekend. Liberty’s president, Jerry Falwell Jr., has been an adamant supporter of Pence, President Donald Trump and their policies. During his address, Pence warned graduates about...
Transforming Our Fear of Others to Love for Others

Transforming Our Fear of Others to Love for Others

The eulogist at a recent family funeral recalled the lyrics of an old hymn by Charles Meigs simply titled “Others.” Expressed as a prayer, the hymn asks to be absorbed by a concern for others in thought and deed, placing their well-being ahead of self-centered...