Robin DiAngelo’s 2018 book White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism is experiencing a resurgence amidst a national reckoning surrounding issues of racism and its consequences.
When marriage experts and marriage counselors say that communication is the key to a happy marriage - it is most definitely one of the most important keys to marital peace and bliss.
And although communication in marriage takes place...
Today’s Scripture Lesson: 1 Kings 19
On the Run: Elijah, the Slayer of Baal’s Prophets?
We join the story of Elijah, God’s prophet, right after the incredible destruction of the Baal worshippers. After king Ahab told queen Jezebel that Elijah...
Imagine going skydiving for the first time. It's an exhilarating and liberating experience that is simultaneously terrifying because a mistake could easily become a fatality. So when your instructor is speaking, you listen intently. You hang on to...
Fill in the blank below:
I love _______.
How many will place "you" in that blank? How many will place the name of their spouse or significant other, their favorite food or place to visit? How many thought "Jesus" or "God"?
I went down the body slide at Carowinds amusement park.
No inflatable tube to sit in.
Just my body and the slide.
And, my body didn’t slide onto the slide.
There was a platform to stand on. The door closed. Someone...
Let’s Talk About Faith
If asked, “Do you have faith?”, most of us would immediately respond “Yes!”
But, how can we be so sure, so optimistic? Faith is much different than optimism. Optimism is having a positive outlook and perspective, but...
"A phobia is a type of anxiety disorder. It is a strong, irrational fear of something that poses little or no real danger." - MedlinePlus, U.S. National Library of Medicine
There's another pseudo-phobia gaining traction in political arenas when it...
While walking through Hartfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta, on my way to catch my connecting flight back home, I noticed a sign at one of the gates that said, "Flight Departed."
I felt a twitch of anxiety.
I’d never seen that before....
Ok, I hear you, saints.
Fear is not of God, and has no long-term place in the hearts of Christians.
Fear is a spirit, a cunning one at that. Fear waves have swept America in the wake of a future Trump...