On Aging Well

On Aging Well

I have spent several years observing the elderly in hopes of gleaning some wisdom about the aging process. I think a definition of “elderly” should be more intricate and beautiful than age alone. We should avoid saying the thing so many of us say, that is, an elderly person is an old person. I couldn’t [...]

To Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness

To Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness

“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.”‭‭- Matthew‬ ‭5:6 Jesus said those who hunger and thirst for righteousness will be filled. There is no uncertainty in his comment. It will happen. I lament the moments in life when I do not thirst for Jesus. Furthermore, I have friends [...]

What Jesus Can Give Us That Biden or Trump Cannot

What Jesus Can Give Us That Biden or Trump Cannot

We place a tremendous amount of hope in our politicians. It’s nothing new to see division, confusion, and chaos after a presidential election. Sure, this election feels more intense than others; yet, the basis for the angst remains the same: politicians cannot deliver what only Jesus can. When we lose sight of Jesus and his [...]