Unemployment Lessons

I recently started a new job, working for an organization called Hope Collaborative. HC provides in-school mentoring for students in need of extra support; my role will be to help recruit, train, and encourage mentors as they come alongside students. I'll also serve as a resource to schools as they seek to help at-risk students.…

Transitions

Last Thursday, my wife and I took our middle child two hours away ... and left her there. It was the first time we had done something so drastic, but also so inevitable. For we took my daughter to college ... and then came home without her. Honestly, I was surprised at how well I…

The Luxury of Hurry

I occasionally use a prayer book to help guide my morning thoughts and prayers. This morning, I read these words: "To attend to each moment is to hear the faint melody of eternity." I then got ready for the day, headed out, and was on a road I usually don't take in the morning. In…