Month: April 2017

When you open up

While volunteering at church, recently, I was almost brought to tears by a young man who shared just a brief snippet of his story. He hadn’t been to church in about 19 years and was compelled to attend that day. He was so excited about what he had heard that he was suddenly “all in.”…
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It’s all in the perspective

What do you see when you look at this picture. A student handed this to me and asked me to cut it out for him. Shortly after, another student asked if he could have a mustache, too. I was surprised at the question. I had actually thought this was angel’s wings. Interesting. When I asked…
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Why is Friday Good?

Today is “Good Friday.” The day that Jesus was crucified. This is a fact. You can look up the historical documentation. For those who consider themselves to be of the Christian Faith, it is the day Jesus Christ willingly went to his death after being betrayed, denied, flogged, beaten, and carrying his own cross up…
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April is always my passion month

It seems like every month highlights at least a dozen different causes. I have four things I am passionate about. • Military Families • Autism Early Education • Hurting Teens/Twenty-somethings • Encouraging others The month of April has (among others)… • Autism Awareness • Month of the Military Child • Child Abuse Prevention The month…
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