Becoming Less Tolerant

Hold on to your seat because I’m going to ask you to do something that sounds a little scary. I’m going to ask you to become less tolerant.

Being Vulnerable: Lessons from MLK

Being Vulnerable: Lessons from MLK

Being vulnerable isn’t fun. But the ministries of Jesus and Martin Luther King Jr. remind us that vulnerability is a stepping stone to change and peace.

Discovering the Real St. Nick

Discovering the Real St. Nick

You’ve heard of Santa Claus. But have you heard about the real St. Nick? Here’s what he can teach us about kindness, mercy and love.

Making Peace: 3 Choices We All Face

Making Peace: 3 Choices We All Face

Making peace is a creative work that allows God’s Spirit to work in and through us. But to do it, you have to be willing to make some hard choices.

In a Time of Violence

In a Time of Violence

What happened in Paris is evil and inhuman. It demands a response. But in this time of violence, how can our response stay true to the call of the gospel?

Jesus, Ex-Cons and ‘Ban the Box’

Jesus, Ex-Cons and ‘Ban the Box’

On the fence about Obama’s recent “ban the box” initiative for ex-cons? According to the gospels, ex-cons aren’t unhireable — they’re family members.

How to Kill Them With Kindness

How to Kill Them With Kindness

You cross paths with difficult people every day. Instead of getting even, you need to get creative and kill them with kindness. Here’s how to get started.