Children and Bullying: The Social Economy and Third-Way Choices

There’s nothing like spending an entire year of your childhood perched on the edge of a sidewalk to put the damper on the boundless enthusiasm of youth. This particular sidewalk, right outside the hall door from my third-grade classroom and at the edge of school property, represented for me the boundary between the forces of […]

Anne Lamott: Tell Your Story

A great word from writer Anne Lamott…sometime I’ll tell you how childhood bullying has affected me as an adult.   Related posts: Children and Bullying: The Social Economy and Third-Way Choices Alive Inside: A Story of Music and Memory Understanding How Children Develop Empathy – NYTimes.com

Forgiveness is the currency of the Kingdom

An Eye for an Eye Makes the Whole World Blind [mp3] Mennonite Church of Normal Sermon: Sunday, February 27, 2011; Luke 6:27-36 & Romans 12:14-21 When Jesus said, “Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you,” he meant it not as a […]