The Words Unsaid

The Words Unsaid

The day after the 2016 election I attended a prayer meeting via phone conference call. We gathered for the purpose of naming both our grief and some semblance of hope that we could see in the uncertainty of the next four years. Each pastor on the call took turns...
Help for the Culturally Impaired

Help for the Culturally Impaired

Like many people, Susan and I watched the Super Bowl to see what all the excitement was about, and to judge whether the commercials were worth the price of admission. The Coinbase screensaver and the Zaxby’s guy on a buffalo wing were definitely not. The football game...

5 Caveats While Watching Super Bowl Spectacle

I must confess: I rarely watch the Super Bowl. I am usually on a plane (with very few others, mercifully) when the big game comes on. I am used to hearing the score from pilots, and I always wonder if they are really watching in the cockpit. I am not a great football...

Wisdom, Prayer Needed to Oppose Sex Trafficking

This week the Super Bowl provides a single event where heightened attention is given to human trafficking. Many advocates focus their energy to bring awareness, many work with local law enforcement intentionally for appropriate interventions, others come to the scene...