The Believer’s Serenity Prayer

    God grant me this thing I ask Help me to change the things I cannot accept; Grant me courage to press ahead despite the darkness and wisdom to know when to not give up.   Give me vision to see beyond this one day; While savoring this single moment in time. Refuse me [Read More…]

Refuse to Do Nothing: Be a Revolutionary

I issue the same warning to students:  I’m trying to turn you all into revolutionaries.  They laugh when I tell them that. I laugh, too, but that doesn’t mean I am joking. I want students to finish up the term with a sense of purpose. I often ask them: What would cause you to set [Read More…]