And seeking courage.
From a 03/31/08 e-mail to my supervisor at the dollar store. This was a young man who had never had a paying job before, and thus certainly no experience in supervision; and I had a mind to give him some pointers on the nature of leadership. Previous conversations had already established that he regarded himself as a devout Christian.
2A centurion there had a slave whom he valued highly, and who was ill and close to death. Continue reading Leadership, Patton and Jesus
In love with lies.
Continue reading We are a diseased nation.
My father’s favorite Bible verse was John 8:32,
“You will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.”
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Music: The Beatles, “All you need is love”
This is community psychopathy.
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A man with diagnoses of schizophrenia and BPD has no business owning a pit bull. Note that his wife reversed her testimony.
There is no truth without love.
Put differently, an open mind requires an open heart. Continue reading Open heart
How do you feel when someone calls you a liar?
It’s best to assume people are honest — that they really believe what they say. You have no need to believe the same things, but you do best to believe they do. Continue reading Do you lie?
My bud showed up at the mission with two black eyes and a broken leg.
Said he’d been at the wrong place at the wrong time.
I said, “Dude, you went there.”
Continue reading The wrong place at the wrong time? Don’t go there.
The story of Dez Bryant’s childhood nearly gave me nightmares.