When the kids were little, in addition to their nightly prayers we also asked them a question every night, "What are you happy for?" The answer had to reflect something that directly related to that day. Some nights they didn't want to play the game and we would get answers like "I'm happy I'm going … Continue reading Giving Thanks
On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and delivered his now famous "I Have a Dream" speech. This speech was not just intended as a message of hope and a call to action for African-Americans, but also as a wake-up call to those of us … Continue reading Freedom – What do We Take for Granted?