“A house divided against itself cannot stand.” – Abraham Lincoln
May the colors of the American flag remind us of our victories and losses. We have come a long way to the liberties we now enjoy. Let’s be grateful today for what we have and spend a great Independence Day with those we love! Happy Fourth of July! Happy Birthday, America!
United we stand, divided we fall.
Continue reading Happy Fourth of July 2020!
“Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves; and under the rule of a just God, cannot long retain it.” Continue reading Happy Juneteenth!
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
First, and for most, we pray for peace, and justice for Mr. George Floyd’s loves ones. We can’t imagine the pain they are going through during this difficult time.
Like many of you, we are shocked and outraged at the senseless murder of Mr. George Floyd. There is no sugar-coating; his right to
“life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness” was stolen from him. Continue reading Justice for Mr. George Floyd
When I was little, I feared there were monsters under my bed and in my closet at night. I imagined they were hideous creatures who wanted to scare or do harm to me as I slumbered peacefully at night.
Where this notion came from, I am not exactly sure. It might have stemmed from my parents joking how the Bogeyman would visit me if I didn’t behave, my brother watching scary movies like The Wolf Man and Dracula around me, or my Christian roots and learning about Satan (also called the Devil).
In any case, my fear of monsters continued for quite some time before I un-masked the real monsters in the world. Continue reading Reflections: The Real Monsters