Endings And Beginnings

Christ is born! No matter how long any of us live, there’s something about the changing of the calendar that invites us to look at ourselves. Benjamin Franklin once said “Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” Great quote. And here we are at the end of one calendar year and the beginning of another. Some of us…

You Are Quite Wrong!

Here’s a quote I need to remember: “When you’ve done something wrong, admit it and be sorry. No one in history has ever choked to death from swallowing his pride.” And yet, we humans struggle with being mistaken or admitting we are wrong. But that initial reluctance rarely serves us well. In fact, I am convinced this fear of being seen as wrong or vulnerable or mistaken is one of the strongest…