An Open Letter to Parents About the Safety of Your Children

Dear Parents, I get it. I really do. Whether it is the first time your daughter gets on the school bus or your son’s first foray out into the playground by himself, there is something that stirs deep in our souls that¬†makes us want to roll their hearts in bubble wrap, douse their spirits with [Read More…]

A Dad’s Response to the Killing of Osama Bin Laden

A few days ago when it was announced that ¬†Osama Bin Laden had been killed, I, like many others, found myself torn. On one hand, there was great relief that this person, a symbol and perpetrator of destruction and violence had met his demise; and, on the other hand, there was great discomfort with the [Read More…]