White Like Me

Over dinner last month, my 4-year-old asked, ?Are the new neighbors white-skinned or brown-skinned?? As I pondered how to answer, his big sister chimed in, ?I hope they?re white-skinned.? I paused, barely chewed. Could I answer without scolding or shaming them? I...

Kissing Winter Goodbye

See that Blue Sky? Someone was talking to my 3-year-old the other day about summer, reminding him that days would come when he could go outside without a coat. In shorts. And a t-shirt.?The three-year-old just started laughing.?Maniacally. Like that was crazy talk....

Love is… Love

From a letter written by Paul to some Jesus-followers in Corinth (I Corinthians 13): If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.?And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all...