An Open Letter To The President

Dear President Trump: I am sending you this letter to speak for all of those who might not believe that their voice is being heard. I am writing to make you listen to the voices you are ignoring. In short, I am writing today Mr. President, on behalf of the American people Frankly sir, we …

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A Time For Sense In A Senseless Time

I watched the news like everyone else, with a combination of shock and horror - mixed with a sort of sick feeling deep down in my gut. Seventeen. Seventeen people. Seventeen human beings trying to make their way in the world. A genuine hero in the form of coach Aaron Feis who put himself between …

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Thank You Trump Voters

  I was silent throughout the entire election process. I was not a huge fan of any of the candidates, (except Bernie in the early days, even though I knew he had no chance). In the end I voted for Hillary not because I thought she was the savior of this great nation but because …

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On families, death, and liberation…

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything, but I have a good excuse. On April 26th this year my mother died suddenly. This news found me in a very different place however than most sons who hear they have lost a parent. My relationship with my mother (like so many of us I am …

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When The Rapture comes, can I have your stuff?

I saw a bumper sticker the other day that said “When the Rapture comes; I am going to leave this car and find a better Christian one”. It made me laugh, but it also got me thinking. This Rapture thing. Really?  I guess I should say right up front that I myself am not Christian. …

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