On thankfulness and apple pie

Thanksgiving Day is my favorite holiday of the year. As my friend Perla puts it, it's a holiday everyone celebrates, no matter their religion. I would add to that, it is a holiday one can celebrate in ways small - alone, when circumstances demand, or big - in public or in private. I also like … Continue reading On thankfulness and apple pie

Ferguson & The Courage of Non Conformity

When they had brought them in and made them stand before the Sanhedrin, the high priest questioned them, "We gave you strict orders (did we not?) to stop teaching in that name. Yet you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and want to bring this man's blood upon us." But Peter and the apostles said … Continue reading Ferguson & The Courage of Non Conformity