How are you….really?

The age old question..."How are you, today?" Then...the usual response: A painted on smile. A handy-dandy, "Good. Great. How are you?"  Usually all uttered in passing without any secondary regard for what could potentially be bubbling underneath the surface. Many years ago my work "girlfriends" and I used to joke about a colleague of ours. [...]

So that no one walks alone

“I’m bored.” “She’s an idiot. Why does she want to go to the pool so much.” “You are the worst brother ever. You don’t ever want to do anything” “You are stupid. I am sick of sitting by this stupid, stupid pool, stupid head.” When they are not fighting over who gets the hour of [...]

Would you carry my burden?

Share each other's burdens, and in this way obey the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2 There is something I have noticed among us. A lack of empathy. A lack of desire to seek understanding when it comes to someone else's burden. Maybe it's the rise of social media that tends to put us on notice when [...]