Happy Mother’s Day

Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him.  Children born to a young man are like arrows in a warrior’s hands. How joyful is the man whose quiver is full of them! He will not be put to shame when he confronts his accusers at the city gates. Psalm 127:3-5 When [...]

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A Liberation Theology for Single People

Below is a blog from one of my favorite professors at Duke University, Christena Cleveland. She is a leading advocate for racial reconciliation. Her voice is unique as she integrates her expertise in social psychology, theology, and justice. The blog below was incredibly thought-provoking. Wanted to share it with you all. Be sure to check out [...]

How to Beat Apathy and Live with Excitement

Chronic exhaustion. Cynicism. Wavering concentration. Preoccupation with the wrong things. All symptoms that show a person struggling with disengagement. My generation struggles a lot with apathy. A Gallup study found that 70% of U.S. millennials are disengaged at work. In fact, out of all the generations polled, millennials are the least engaged population in the [...]

My Thoughts on How We Can Be a Part of the Solution to Racism in America

It was eerie to wake up and see Baton Rouge in the national spotlight yesterday, making headlines on all the major news outlets and trending as the number one topic on Twitter. The story? Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man, was fatally shot at point-blank range by two Baton Rouge police officers. I was going [...]