My Monday Morning Cup | Fishes and Loaves

I mentioned in a previous post that since my experience working with OurCalling at the Dallas Convention Center during Snowmaggedon, I chucked my bible reading plan for 2021 and focused on the miracles performed by Jesus as recorded in the Gospels. I even dedicated six weeks of daily reading to exploring these miracles Jesus graciously … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | Fishes and Loaves

My Monday Morning Cup | 10 Key Strategies for Coping with Secondary Trauma

When a person is exposed to people who may have been traumatized themselves, secondary trauma can result. Hearing disturbing accounts of traumatic events retold by trauma survivors or experiencing people inflicting cruelty on each other can also lead to a person needing to cope with secondary trauma. None of us, no matter how compassionate, can … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | 10 Key Strategies for Coping with Secondary Trauma

My Monday Morning Cup | Food on the Brain

As you might imagine, given what I do to earn a living and minister to others, I think about food a lot----probably more than the average bear. Food is a gift from God meant to be shared. There is something about food that invites community. Food tastes better when consumed in the company of others. … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | Food on the Brain