• A Day Unlike Any Other

    People all over the world are remembering, reflecting, and “celebrating” today. It happens every year, but nothing about the reason for remembering, reflecting, or celebrating was likely to be remembered on the initial day. Sure, a few might have remembered a year later, or even a couple of decades later, but those memories would have been relegated to family and a few close friends. It was a day like many others in the Roman Empire. Criminals faced trial, were found guilty, and were executed. In order to deter other criminals some of those individuals were executed on a cross in plain public view. It was impossible to pass by without…

  • A Resolution Toward Truth

    How are you doing on your resolutions? I am not here to discourage you or to hold you accountable; rather, I want to encourage you. If you have already given up, why not start again. As I say so often, you only fail when you refuse to get up after you fall. So, get up, and start moving forward again. Having said that, let me remind you many resolutions fail because they are too vague. Resolutions need to have some specificity in order to consider the steps needed to achieve the ultimate goal. These steps then allow us to not only move forward, but to track the progress we have…