My Sunday Prayer | Praying for Afghanistan

The myriad of heartbreaking images flowing from Afghanistan stir our collective souls to cry out to God in prayer. On the cusp of commemorating the shocking terror attack of September 11, 2001, twenty years ago, many of us are left wondering if this is truly how we will leave the people of Afghanistan. As I … Continue reading My Sunday Prayer | Praying for Afghanistan

Thursday Thoughts | Remembering the Day I Quit Drinking

On August 11, 1995 I took what would be my last drink. On August 12, 1995, after years of struggling with alcohol and addiction, by the will and grace of God, I started on a new journey of sobriety. While it hasn’t been easy—there have been numerous highs and lows—-it has been a blessing that … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts | Remembering the Day I Quit Drinking

Sunday Prayer | A Prayer for Unity

Our Father in Heaven, Hallowed be Your name. On this 4th of July, let us focus on what unites us rather than on what divides us. Let us celebrate what we share in common rather than gnawing on what separates us. Help us be unified in doing justice, loving mercy, and walking humbly with You, … Continue reading Sunday Prayer | A Prayer for Unity