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Meditative Moment

We Still Know the Reason

Today I wanted to write about a powerful testimony from a young Apache activist working to protect the sacred land of her tribe. I wanted to share her words with you because her call to action resonated with a piece of the purpose statement our Visioning Team presented at our annual meeting. But that reflection will…

We Know the Reason

Other than a spoken line in our prayer and the silent cries I carried in my heart on Sunday, I wasn’t ready to say much about the shooting that took place in Buffalo last Saturday. Typically in the wake of tragedies like this, we’re left wringing our hands wondering what could have made a person commit such a horrific…

The Longest Shot

The Kentucky Derby has been called the most exciting two minutes in sports, and this past Saturday was no exception when one of the biggest upsets in Derby history took place in the last few seconds. I didn’t watch the race until Monday, but since then I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve watched the video…