losing my primary motivation

It seems pretty contradictory to say that I will gain freedom when I give up all rights to myself. But, I find that’s the essence of being a slave, a bondservant, of Jesus Christ. It means aligning myself with Christ before His resurrection, and nailing my will to the cross alongside Him. It means finding…

the distribution of opportunity

  How ironic that these words come from a man that admittedly contributed to the limiting of opportunity for hundreds of thousands of black and brown people with his mandatory minimums and other sentencing policies. But don’t let that distract you from the truth in this statement.

a few thoughts on walking blindfolded

Today I read an article that said if you blindfold someone, take him to a large field and tell him to walk forward in a straight line, he will inevitably walk in a circle, usually within minutes of setting out. The article goes on to say that this aspect of our brain wiring ‚Äúreinforces the…

a truth moment

As my oldhead always says, “Confession is good for the soul, but bad for the reputation.” One of the worst places to be without an objective is college. There, you’ll be traveling aimlessly for four or more years. When I started college, I had a target. I wanted to be a lawyer. But I saw…