The Power of Grit

What do Colonel Sanders, Michael Jordan and Dr. Seuss have in common? It’s not what you might expect. Dr. Seuss (real name Theodor Seuss Geisel) had a rough time getting his first children’s book published. He was rejected by¬†27 different publishers before he gained any traction. Yet to date, his books have sold over 600 […]

Absorbing the Pain of Others

Compassion¬†at heart is to suffer with someone, to enter their pain, shoulder their suffering and walk with them in their valley. Stanley Hauerwas hits the nail on the head in his discussion on the appropriate posture of Christians toward the problem of evil…we need a pastoral posture rather than a philosophical stance. “For the early […]