Are you Pity, Sympathy, or Empathy?

Photo by A friend of mine, Pastor Rich George, shared this short story with me this weekend in Buffalo, NY after I had just finished talking with the church staff about suffering and the church’s response to suffering. I want to pass it along to you. I think it has a LOT to do with […]

“I saw what I saw” -Sara Groves

  I’m going to share a video with you that has greatly challenged me. I know I need a daily reminder of the orphan crisis going on around the world.   I’m a visual person, so when I see something, I tend not to forget it. Today, I want to pass that blessing on to you. Hope […]

Apathy – The Open Door to Evil

“He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.”  – Martin Luther King, Jr. Wild Weekend: This past weekend, my neighbors were out hiking at Amicalola Falls in North Georgia with their […]

THE END The End.This little phrase causes so much emotion. Each night, it creates stress at my house because it means “time to go to bed” for my little ones.  In the movie theater, this phrase allows us to take a deep breath after an emotional or action-packed ride.  However the phrase is used, it carries with it a sense […]